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Tooth grinding may be a sign your child is being bullied

Dienstag, Juli 10, 2018
Tooth grinding may be a sign your child is being bullied

A leading health charity - the Oral Health Foundation - is urging parents to be on the lookout for their children grinding their teeth, as its revealed to be major sign that their child could be being bullied.  Read more

Why is everyone doing the migraine pose on instagram these days?

Samstag, Juli 07, 2018
Why is everyone doing the migraine pose on instagram these days?

Have you heard the recent furore about the ‘migraine pose’? Where you pose with one hand up to your head, pushing the skin above the eyebrow up as if you have a splitting headache. It gives an instant face lift and frames the face, making it the A-listers go-to pose for social media snaps.  Read more

Can your teeth REALLY just fall out like Demi Moore’s did?

Mittwoch, Juni 27, 2018
Can your teeth REALLY just fall out like Demi Moore’s did?

What do you usually associate stress with? Hair loss? Weight loss? Even the increased risk of killer diseases such as diabetes and heart disease. Read more

So why is there a bruxism epidemic among middle-aged women?

Mittwoch, Juni 13, 2018
So why is there a bruxism epidemic among middle-aged women?

Cases of bruxism (teeth clenching and grinding) are soaring in the UK (and globally), particularly amongst women. Experts say most cases are caused by stress — where women are struggling to juggle their careers, with family life and child care as well as looking after aging parents.  Read more

April is National Stress Awareness month

Donnerstag, April 05, 2018
April is National Stress Awareness month

Did you know that April is Stress Awareness Month? Stress is the plague of modern society and its symptoms can manifest themselves is many ways… for example the clenching and grinding of teeth at night, causing tension headaches and migraines. Professional dental night guards such as the FOS Dental System cushion the jaw to prevent jaw pain and headaches (they also protect tooth enamel from damage). Read more

Could botox stop teeth grinding?

Freitag, Januar 19, 2018
Could botox stop teeth grinding?

Bruxism is the medical term for unconscious teeth clenching and grinding, and it can occur whilst awake or asleep. Chronic teeth grinding can cause headache, earaches, facial pain, and even migraines. Read more