3 year old grinds his teeth

angelz921June 27, 2007

My 3 year old son grinds his teeth. What do I have to do to get him to stop! Please HELP!!!!

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I haven't experienced this with my children. Here is an article I found on the subject.

Here is a link that might be useful: grinding teeth

    Bookmark   June 28, 2007 at 11:03AM
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Thanks so much for the article!

    Bookmark   June 28, 2007 at 12:20PM
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My son did that. Once we took him off milk because he seemed allergic to it, and a couple of months passed with no milk or by products in his diet, he quit grinding his teeth too. Milk caused all kinds of problems for him, but it was constant coughing and sniffling that lead us to change his diet.

    Bookmark   July 1, 2007 at 9:01PM
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I tried that, we went about 3 weeks without milk but it didn't change anything. He does it when he gets excited or gets mad, it's not like he does it when he sleeps or when he is just sitting there. But thank you for the suggestion : )

    Bookmark   July 2, 2007 at 8:46AM
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