Teeth Grinding in Toddlers

Bruxism, also known as teeth grinding, is a condition in which an individual’s jaw involuntarily contracts, causing them to grind their teeth. Most of the time this happens when they are asleep. Teeth grinding is common among children, so it should not alarm you.
It happens during the Rapid Eye Movement or REM stage of sleep when your toddler’s brain is active and dreams. As they are preoccupied with dreaming, they are not aware of the involuntary actions they are making.
Doctors are still stumped as to what is the main cause of bruxism or teeth grinding, but they have put together …