Bruxism is the unconscious grinding or clenching of teeth that most often occurs at night and is also associated with episodes of jaw locking.


Symptoms

  • Wear and abrasion of teeth
  • Headaches or ear problems
  • Pain in the mouth area (hard time opening the mouth)
  • Pain in the jaw and temporomandibular joint (TMJ) upon waking
  • Jaw cracking

Causes

Not much is known yet about this condition, but anxiety seems to be a trigger that can aggravate bruxism

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Bruxism