Bruxism: Are You Harming Your Teeth While You Sleep?

Bruxism: Are You Harming Your Teeth While You Sleep?

Bruxism: Are You Harming Your Teeth While You Sleep? No matter how diligently you care for your teeth during the day, you might be harming them overnight or in other situations without even realizing you are doing it. Many people experience teeth grinding and jaw clenching, or a condition known as bruxism, while they sleep or in stressful situations. Over time, these actions can wear on your mouth and cause permanent damage if they are not addressed. This post will help you identify if you suffer from bruxism, learn more about what triggers it, and provide some short-term and long-term...

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Veneers or Crowns: Which is Right for Me?

Veneers or Crowns: Which is Right for Me?

Veneers or Crowns: Which is Right for Me? When you have a chipped tooth, you want to get it taken care of as quickly as possible. The good news is that there are few options for doing so. Veneers and crowns are two of the more common options. So the question is, veneers or crowns; which is right for you? The answer depends on several factors, such as the condition of your natural tooth, your dental history, and your budget. Veneers and crowns might seem similar, but they are actually different in many ways, from application to price to durability....

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What are veneers and how do they look?

What are veneers and how do they look?

A study in 2015 showed that over 80% of people think their teeth look BAD in photographs. It also found that nearly 30% of people don’t show their teeth when smiling in photos on social media because they don’t like the way their teeth look. That’s a lot of people that are unhappy with the look of their teeth! Sometimes braces can help fix issues that make people unhappy with their smile, like overbites and underbites, but sometimes people just want bigger, brighter teeth. For those people, veneers are usually a great option, but what are veneers? What are Veneers?...

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