Know the Causes of Toddler Teeth Grinding

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Teething

 The discomfort and pain associated with emerging teeth may lead them to grind their teeth.

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Misalignment of Teeth

If a toddler's teeth are not properly aligned, it can lead to grinding.

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Pain or Discomfort

Toddlers may grind their teeth if they are in pain or discomfort for reasons other than teething.

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Sleep-related Factors

Teeth grinding is often associated with sleep, and some toddlers may grind their teeth during specific sleep stages.

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Nutritional Deficiencies

Some studies suggest that nutritional deficiencies, particularly in magnesium, may contribute to teeth grinding.