Daytime Teeth Grinding Means More Dental Work

Daytime Teeth Grinding Means More Dental Work

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Daytime Teeth Grinding Means More Dental Work

People with Rett syndrome who grind their teeth during the day had a higher incidence of dental treatment, particularly restorations, than those who did not, an international database study reported.  The findings also showed that patients fed orally had more dental treatment than those fed through a stomach tube.  Regardless, families of Rett patients generally valued the importance of oral health despite reporting difficulties in daily mouth care, the scientists said.  The study, “Oral health…

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