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It’s Important to Sleep Comfortably

By Graham E. Farless, DDS, PA / November 28, 2017 /

It’s National Sleep Comfort Month. Do you sleep well? Do you find that you feel well rested in the morning, or do you feel sluggish? If it’s the latter, you may not be sleeping well at all and there may be a reason. November is National Sleep Comfort Month. In honor of the month, let’s…

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Dental Night Guard – Do I Need to Start Wearing One?

By Graham E. Farless, DDS, PA / July 27, 2017 /

Do you often wake up with a sore jaw? How about a dull headache or frequent tooth pain? If either one or all of those three things have been happening regularly for you, then you may want to consult a dentist to see if you’re suffering from what’s referred to as bruxism. A dental night…

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November Is National Sleep Comfort Month – Sleep Apnea and Teeth Grinding

By Graham E. Farless, DDS, PA / November 17, 2016 /

November is National Sleep Comfort Month and it’s important to remember how important sleep is to our overall health. Sleep apnea and teeth grinding can rob you of precious hours of recovery sleep. Let’s take a look at possible solutions to helping you get a better nights rest. Science has yet to understand why we…

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I Scream, You Scream: Tooth Sensitivity to Cold

By Graham E. Farless, DDS, PA / July 10, 2016 /

There is very little more inviting than some ice cream on a hot summer day. Whether you like it in a bowl, a cone or on a stick, there is nothing that says summertime than ice cream. Did you know that July is actually National Ice Cream Month? It’s true. In 1984, President Ronald Reagan…

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National Sleep Comfort Month

By Graham E. Farless, DDS, PA / November 15, 2015 /

November marks National Sleep Comfort month, a month set aside to focus on your quality of sleep. A good night’s sleep not only helps you feel more awake, it’s vital to your long term health – sleep deprivation is tied to an increased rate of many long term health problems, including heart disease, kidney disease,…

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Dreamgard Nightguards for Teeth Clenching (Bruxism)

By Graham E. Farless, DDS, PA / June 23, 2014 /

Nightguards for teeth clenching, also known as Bruxism, are a great way to protect your teeth and save your sleep. Bruxism is the clenching together of both the upper and lower teeth. Clenching causes pressure on the muscles, tissues, and other surrounding structures of the jaw.  This clenching can cause jaw joint disorders, headaches, neck…

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