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Is work or school stressing you out? You may be taking it out on your teeth through a condition called bruxism. Bruxism is characterized by the grinding of the teeth and is typically accompanied by the clenching of the jaw. Researchers classify bruxism as a habitual behavior as well as a sleep disorder. Untreated bruxism can lead to other health problems, damage to the teeth and gums, and even temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD).What causes bruxism? Bruxism can have numerous causes, such as bite problems, stress, medical conditions, or certain medications. What are signs of bruxism? Most people with bruxism are....

Smoking - a proven harmful and deadly habit is an addiction shared among an estimated 42.1 million adult Americans. Now, more and more smokers, including adolescents, are turning to the increasingly popular electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes. Read on for more information about the risk of e-cigarette use. What is an e-cigarette? An e-cigarette is a battery-operated device that converts the liquid chemical propylene glycol, as well as nicotine, flavoring, and other additives, into a vapor that you can inhale. This practice is known as "vaping". Who uses e-cigarettes? As of July 2014, as many as 2.5 million Americans were using....

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