There are a lot of mouthguard or night guards in the market nowadays that you can purchase for sleep apnoea, TMJ problems and snoring in the Sunshine Coast area. However, did you know because they are not fitted professionally to fit your mouth, 50% of the time, they can make the problem worse without patients […]
At Wattle Street Dental, we focus on helping people reach their potential in holistic health and in life in Noosa Hinterland, Sunshine Coast area. Lots of our patients are interested in how to improve their oral health naturally. Our wonderful hygienist Adelle has compiled this list to help you achieve your goals. Oil Pulling […]
The following are commonly seen problems which are usually caused by thumb sucking: Sickness – Hands & nails can harbour a lot of nasty bacteria. When fingers & thumbs are placed in the mouth, there is a higher chance of being exposed to harmful bacteria that can cause sickness. Weak or overly strong mouth […]
Does your child grind their teeth at night? Did you realise this is not a normal thing to do? Teeth grinding is classified as a type of sleep disorder called parasomnia (para-som-knee-a). Historical teaching was that teeth grinding was related to psychological stress.