Quoting ashelyns momma:" Glad you posted this ccuz my 4 year old does the same tthing and I haven't been able to get her a dentist appt yet. I'm scared she's going to need a retainer because my brother did the same thing."
Quoting lolajessup:" There's no way to break it as you are sleeping and can't control it. Idk how they do it for children ... [snip!] ... that keeps your teeth apart a little in the back and its softer than teeth so when u grind on it it doesn't rubyour teeth down."
Quoting BαƚMαɳ:" My son does the same thing. He will be 5 soon. Dentist said there is really nothing they can do until he gets older. The sounds drives me CRAZY."
Quoting ~*Icat*~:" the sound makes me want to put him in his own bed ..I've actually noticed MYSELF grinding my teeth more subconsciously .can't be good. lol"
Quoting BαƚMαɳ:" YES. My son has been sleeping with me lately, but the sound will literally wake me up. I told him this morning he is sleeping in his own bed cuz I cannot deal anymore! I feel bad "
Quoting ~*Icat*~:" we actually occasionally move O in to his room in the middle of the night because of it. But I feel ... [snip!] ... when we REALLY need good sleep and he's just keeping us up. But I can't believe how common it is. I'm genuinely surprised."
Quoting ~.:*DKLL*:.~:" Landon used to grind his teeth during his sleep as well. It was SOOO loud!! I was really concerned!! ... [snip!] ... down or smoothing out then it's an issue. He hasn't done it for a while now, so I bet it will go away in a couple months."