Stress is ubiquitous in our society. Stress permeates through the fabric of our society and rears its ugly head to everyone. Whether you experience stress in your personal life, professional career, we all learn to live with stress. It is critical that at every stage, you take care of general health and well-being. Please review National Institute of Health brochure/fact sheet and seek help if you need it. Talk to your local North Canton dentist when it comes to how stress impacts your oral health.

In the YouTube video below, the American Dental Association highlights the impact stress has on your overall oral health.

With studies highlighting the negative impact of stress on your personal health it is important to highlight its impact on your oral health. One of the most prevalent impacts of stress on your oral health is grinding of your teeth, also known as bruxism. Grinding can lead to a variety of complications:

  • Headaches
  • Sore Jaw
  • Chipped or Broken Teeth


Dentist in North Canton

If you grind your teeth in your sleep, contact to your local North Canton dentist about a custom mouth guard. Wearing a custom night guard, created for you by your local dentist or emergency dentist near you, can protect your teeth and your overall health for years to come. If you are looking for an outstanding dentist in North Canton, contact Christina Brinda DDS, of North Canton Ohio.