Many Americans report that they are stressed on a daily basis. And these days, many more are reporting stress than in years past. And one of the most common symptoms of stress is bruxism. In fact, most cases of bruxism--perhaps 70%--are related to stress.
Bruxism is a major threat to the health of your joints, bones, and teeth. If left untreated bruxism can lead to the development of TMJ, and it may cause significant damage to your teeth, requiring restorative dentistry.