Magnesium: A Possible Solution for Bruxism

Magnesium is a mineral that is essential for many bodily functions, including muscle and nerve function, blood sugar regulation, and blood pressure control. Recently, research has suggested that magnesium supplements may be effective in reducing symptoms of bruxism, a condition characterized by excessive teeth grinding or jaw clenching. One study published in the Journal ofContinue reading “Magnesium: A Possible Solution for Bruxism”

Review of the effectiveness of biofeedback for treating Bruxism

A new study published this week (January 2023) suggests that biofeedback may be an effective treatment option for individuals suffering from bruxism (teeth grinding) during the day. The study, which was a systematic review of existing research on the topic, found that biofeedback, specifically auditory and visual biofeedback, can reduce the level of masticatory muscleContinue reading “Review of the effectiveness of biofeedback for treating Bruxism”

Jaw pain after oral sex

Oral sex is a pleasurable activity that is enjoyed by many couples. Unfortunately, it can cause jaw pain in some people. This article will explore the symptoms, causes, treatment and prevention of jaw pain after oral sex. Oral Sex and Jaw Pain: What You Need to Know Jaw pain after receiving oral sex is notContinue reading “Jaw pain after oral sex”

Hypnotherapy as treatment for bruxism

Bruxism is a common disorder that involves the grinding and clenching of the teeth, typically during sleep. It can cause a range of symptoms, including jaw pain, headache, and tooth damage. While there are several treatment options for bruxism, listed here, hypnotherapy is also a potential treatment option that can be considered, particularly in certainContinue reading “Hypnotherapy as treatment for bruxism”

Teeth Grinding in Pets: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

Teeth grinding, also known as bruxism, is a common condition that affects both humans and animals. It occurs when a person or animal clenches their jaw and grinds their teeth, often while they are sleeping. This can lead to a number of problems, including tooth damage, jaw pain, and headaches. In animals, teeth grinding isContinue reading “Teeth Grinding in Pets: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment”

The dental metaverse is the future

The dental community has expressed a growing interest in the metaverse and its applications. How come? What is the Metaverse? The metaverse is a virtual environment that simulates the natural world via multisensory interactions with 3D objects. In other words, the metaverse ecosystem is a 3D world simulation or twin world. Think of the MetaverseContinue reading “The dental metaverse is the future”

Apple patents bruxism device

Patent 20220313153: Enclosed are embodiments for diagnosis and monitoring of bruxism using earbud motion sensors. In an embodiment, a method comprises: receiving, with at least one processor, a signal derived from a motion sensor in an earbud, wherein the signal is captured while the earbud is inserted in an ear of a user; segmenting, withContinue reading “Apple patents bruxism device”

Dr Oz on bruxism remedies

As Dr Oz explains in the video, he proposes the following solutions when suffering from teeth grinding: Use a mouth guard – Oz recommends trying out different night guards to find one that fits your teeth Proper bedtime hygiene – avoid technology, coffee (from 2 PM onwards!), alcohol, etc before going to bed Do relaxingContinue reading “Dr Oz on bruxism remedies”

Overview article on bruxism

Since 2020, dentists and other oral health professionals around the world have seen a sharp increase in the number of patients seeking treatment for problems caused by bruxism, a fancy word for grinding and clenching your teeth with force. While bruxism is fairly common, with pre-pandemic data suggesting that 31% of adults were chronic chompersContinue reading “Overview article on bruxism”