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How Do Removable Dentures With Implants Work?

Smile On Dental Salon and Sleep Apnea Center Blog, Dental Implants, Restorative Dentistry

Patients prescribed dentures may worry about their teeth becoming loose, slipping, or falling out while eating and talking. Removable dentures with implants, also known as overdentures and sometimes snap-in dentures, are a type of prosthetic dental appliance that attaches to small dental implants in your gums and are an excellent alternative to conventional dentures. Find out how implant-supported removable dentures …

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Common Symptoms of Teeth Grinding

Smile On Dental Salon and Sleep Apnea Center Blog, Bruxism

If you have ever woken to a headache, sore jaw, or earache, you may be experiencing some of the symptoms of teeth grinding. Bruxism, also known as teeth grinding, is a common condition characterized by the habitual grinding or clenching of the teeth, often during sleep. If you suspect you may be grinding your teeth, seek help from a dentist. …