gave | Tuesday, March 23, 2021 – 13:50 | Last Updated: 23 03 2021 – 13:50 Prof. Dr. Burçin Büyükünaldı said that some physical health problems could be observed due to the psychological tensions experienced during this period. Stating that while pandemic traumas increase the cases of tooth clenching (bruxism), the drugs used can also have a trigger effect. Dr. Burçin Büyükünaldı stated that, contrary to what is known, tooth clenching is not a phenomenon…"Antidepressant use can lead to tooth clenching"
According to the researches carried out by the Turkish Dental Association; While the toothpaste usage rate is 50 percent, 10 percent of the population is not in favor of going to the dentist. Again in these studies; annual amount of toothpaste use in Turkey is around 120 grams, this ratio Britain 480, Italy 270, Spain has also emerged that the 155 grams. In addition, Turkey’s toothbrush 1 to 4 people per year fall; There are…"The fear of coronavirus has increased the problem of clenching and grinding teeth!"