Some DIY solutions for dental care are pretty common, such as teeth whitening strips from the drugstore. Although they do not work as well as an in-office solution, they are generally safe. Read more
The capabilities of technology amaze us. EnvisionTECH recently announced FDA approval for 3D printing dentures. They are the only 3D printing company in the world with this full digital denture solution. We wonder what’s next!
We came across a press release for BruxRelief, a device to treat Bruxism disorder, also known as teeth grinding. The device is intended to “attach behind the users ear using a medical grade reusable adhesive gel”. If the user starts grinding, the device senses it and sends a signal to the subconscious to stop the behavior without waking the user.
It will be interesting to watch development of this device which is currently running a Kickstarter campaign. Please note that we do not have any connection to this and are not invested in the campaign. We found it interesting since as many as 10% of people have Bruxism. Any safe treatment for teeth grinding is worth exploring.
If you follow pop culture at all or watch late night television, you may have caught a headline about Demi Moore losing two of her front teeth due to stress. Read more