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Is Teeth Grinding Keeping Your Partner Awake?

You may need to make an appointment with your dentist to talk about getting a night guard if you experience any of the following; Your significant other can hear you grinding your teeth while you sleep, or you wake yourself up with your grinding. It’s been described as a squeaking noise almost like tree branches […] Read more

Slouching can be Bad for Your Jaw

If your jaw is sore, you may be at risk of developing temporomandibular disorder or what is better known as TMD. https://www.smileworkscalgary.com/by-mr-smiles/is-chewing-gum-causing-your-headache/ This signals that there could be a problem with your TMJ or temporomandibular joint, the joint at the side of your jaw. TMD causes pain and swelling in your jaw and can lead […] Read more

Is Chewing Gum Causing Your Headache?

If you get frequent headaches, your habits may be making them worse. Biting your nails, chewing gum or nibbling on pencils or pens may be aggravating the joint in your jaw and causing many symptoms, including headaches. The temporomandibular joint is at the corner of your jaw and it does amazing things. It moves up […] Read more

Spring Time Renovation

Spring is a time to renew and refresh. Many people take the seasonal chirping birds and budding trees as a cue to clean up or renovate their home and make it more attractive. You can refresh your smile as well. You can choose to have your semi-annual teeth cleaning and whitening and other general dentist […] Read more