reventing gum recession

Why Are My Gums Receding? Common Causes and Prevention

When the margin of your gum tissue starts pulling back, your teeth are exposed. This process is known as gum recession. It is not something that can be easily noticed since the process is gradual and the early symptoms are usually ignored. Gum recession is a serious dental condition which could lead to loss of…

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my night guard broke

My Night Guard Broke. What do I do?

Broken Dental Night Guards Dental night guards are devices which are worn by dental patients who suffer from unconsciously grinding their teeth during the night while they sleep. Grinding your teeth during the night can cause tooth decay, tooth sensitivity, jaw pain, and other negative health consequences. Night guards protect the teeth of individuals who…

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thin mouth guard

Best Thin Mouth Guard

Best Thin Mouth Guard for Sports (MMA, Football, Rugby, Hockey, etc.) By simply failing to wear a mouth guard while playing sports, you increase your odds of experiencing an injury to your mouth by about 60 times. Common mouth injuries include loss of teeth and jaw fractures. These injuries are both painful and serious, and…

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yoga helps with bruxism

“How Do I Stop Teeth Grinding at Night?” Consider Doing Yoga.

Want to know how to stop teeth grinding at night? Start Doing Yoga. FOR THE LOVE OF ALL THINGS HOLY!! HOW DO I STOP MY TEETH GRINDING AT NIGHT? Let’s skip straight to it. The generally agreed upon short answer to the question “how do I stop teeth grinding at night” is that it is…

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what is bruxism

“What Is Bruxism and Why am I Grinding My Teeth?” | Sentinel Mouthguard Team

“What is Bruxism and Why am I Grinding My Teeth?” Many people are not familiar with the word bruxism but rather know it as teeth grinding or jaw clenching at night. So, what is bruxism and why am I grinding my teeth? There is a lot of speculation out there as to why we grind…

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Teeth Falling Out Nightmare and Teeth Grinding (Bruxism)

 Teeth Falling Out Nightmare and Teeth Grinding (Bruxism) Overview  Dreams of teeth falling out are among the most popular dreams that are received by the dream moods. Most of such dreams revolve around the teeth crumbling in your own hands, teeth starting to rot, growing crooked or falling out each one at a time with…

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Holiday Stress Already Have You Grinding Your Teeth More Than Usual?

Bruxism: What Is It And How Can You Manage It During The Holidays? Does holiday stress already have you grinding your teeth more than usual? For many people, holidays are the most stressful periods of the year. This is when many social events like family gatherings, office parties and parties with friends take place. Amidst…

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i bite my tongue in my sleep

I’m Biting My Tongue in My Sleep. Why?

“I’m Biting My Tongue In My Sleep.” Tongue biting is a common problem. Complaints of ‘biting my tongue’ or ‘biting my cheek’ while sleeping are all too familiar to dentists and can be downright irritating and painful. The damage done to the tongue or cheek can be quite distressing and even visible. People who bite…

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why are my teeth sensitive to hot and cold?

“Why Are My Teeth Sensitive To Hot and Cold?” | Sentinel Mouthguards

Causes of Tooth Sensitivity “Why are My Teeth Sensitive to Hot and Cold?” Tooth sensitivity is the simple term commonly used to refer to root sensitivity or dentin hypersensitivity. Having sensitive teeth means cold, hot, sweet, highly acidic drinks and foods or even breathing cold air will cause your teeth to feel painful or sensitive….

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messed up my dental impression

“If I Mess Up My Dental Impression What Do I Do?”

“If I mess up my dental impression what do I do?” Answer: No need to hit the panic button. If your first dental impression doesn’t go very well simply contact us. We will ship out a new dental impression kit to you. Hang on to your prepaid mailer as you will be needing that to…

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sleep apnea in relation to teeth grinding

“Does My Sleep Apnea Also Make Me Grind My Teeth?”

“Does My Sleep Apnea Also Make Me Grind My Teeth?” It’s only natural for most people to grind and clench their teeth once in a while. Occasional teeth clenching and grinding does not usually cause any lasting damage or harm. However, when teeth grinding occurs frequently, eventually the teeth can be damaged and other more…

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dental night guard

What is the Difference Between an Upper or Lower Night Guard?

Upper or lower dental night guard? Which one do I choose? Many people grind or clench their teeth at night during sleep. This is a condition known as nocturnal bruxism. Over time, bruxism can lead to the wearing away of the teeth’s enamel, as well as a host of other problems such as cracked teeth…

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night guard for teeth grinding

Affordable Night Guard For Teeth Grinding + Free Shipping

Looking for an affordable night guard for teeth grinding? You have come to the right place! Oh and there’s more good news: You don’t have to leave your house. Direct from the lab Easy online ordering Easy do-it-yourself dental impression kit Affordable custom night guard same as dentist Meet Sentinel Mouth Guard Company Sentinel Mouth…

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comfortable dental night guard

Can You Sleep With A Mouth Guard?

Can you sleep with a mouth guard? Comfortable Night Guards and Where to Find Them How long does it take to get used to wearing one? Is there such a thing as a comfortable night guard? These are the two questions that ran through Mary’s mind as she sat with her dentist. “You need a…

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how long do dental night guards last?

“How Long Do Dental Night Guards Last?”

“How Long Do Dental Night Guards Last?” DENTAL NIGHT GUARD FACTS: THEIR LONGEVITY AND HOW TO MAKE THEM LAST How long do dental night guards last? If you have been diagnosed with bruxism by your dentist, he/she may have recommended a night guard for you. Dental night guards are pretty expensive. With such a hefty…

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“Does A Mouth Guard Prevent Concussions?” | Sentinel Team

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Does A Mouth Guard Prevent Concussions? Overview Concerns about concussions among athletes continue to capture the attention of doctors and other sporting officials. A global consensus report has been released that provides useful insight concerning concussions and its appropriate diagnosis and treatment. However, this report does not fully answer the perturbing question – Does a…

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does a dental night guard stop teeth grinding?

“Does A Dental Night Guard Stop Teeth Grinding?”

DOES A DENTAL NIGHT GUARD STOP TEETH GRINDING? Many people grind their teeth subconsciously in their sleep. Medically referred to as bruxism, this condition affects many people in oblivion, leaving the only chance of recognizing this condition to the signs of worn out teeth; which is dangerous. Grinding of teeth takes place when the upper…

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“What Is The Best Mouth Guard For MMA?” | Sentinel Mouthguard Team

What Is The Best Mouth Guard For MMA?     I think we can all agree, a bulky, bad fitting mouthpiece can wreak havoc on an athletes’ performance. Discomfort = Distraction. Period. Looking for the best mouth guard for MMA? If you are involved in any form of combat sport, such as MMA, you need…

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3mm sentinel soft dental night guard

How Thick Should a Dental Night Guard Be?

Dental Night Guard Thickness: “How Thick Should a Dental Night Guard Be?” How thick should a dental night guard be? Most customers that ring our line here at Sentinel have two questions: What night guard type should I choose (hard, soft or dual laminated)? Which thickness should I  choose? Short answer: There is no night…

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Custom Dental Night Guard

What Does A Night Guard Do?

It is well known that a smile is an important asset in life, yet it is often taken for granted. Whether you flaunt your all-natural teeth when you smile, or have cosmetically enhanced your teeth in one way or the other, a dental night guard may be the solution you need to protect your teeth….

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