Facebook Pixel
EmpowHER Guest

i have teeth clenching and grinding during day

By Anonymous December 23, 2014 - 10:51am
Rate This

The clenching is so bad during the day that i am unable to speak. Pls suggest will acupuncture help\



Add a Comment1 Comments


Dear Anon,

Thank you for visiting the EmpowHER community and for sharing your question about teeth clenching and grinding.

The clenching and grinding of your teeth is called bruxism and is defined as "the excessive grinding of the teeth and/or excessive clenching of the jaw."

Acupuncture is one of the ways to treat this condition. I included a link to an EmpowHER article that talks about this and other suggestions.

I hope you find this helpful!!


Was this helpful?



December 23, 2014 - 12:12pm
Enter the characters shown in the image.
By submitting this form, you agree to EmpowHER's terms of service and privacy policy
Add a Comment

All user-generated information on this site is the opinion of its author only and is not a substitute for medical advice or treatment for any medical conditions. Members and guests are responsible for their own posts and the potential consequences of those posts detailed in our Terms of Service.

Teeth Grinding (Bruxism)

Get Email Updates

Teeth Grinding (Bruxism) Guide

Have a question? We're here to help. Ask the Community.


Health Newsletter

Receive the latest and greatest in women's health and wellness from EmpowHER - for free!