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Customized Mouthguards

Customized Mouthguards Demonstrated Better

Researchers from Brazil recently tested the effectiveness of customized mouthguards against off-the-shelf mouthguards. As the Sacramento Dentistry Group has often stated, customized mouthguards proved to be significantly better at safely distributing stresses that might otherwise have broken teeth. Both types of mouthguards, however, were found...

Hole in my Mouthguard

There’s a Hole in the Mouthguard

There are many good projects for do-it-yourselfers: changing your motor oil, painting your house, and making a shelf all come to mind. What about fixing holes in your mouthguard or nightguard? Sorry to say, those are not fixit projects. If you have a nightguard or...

Mouth guards protect you from dental trauma.

Do Mouthguards Really Work?

The simple answer to our title question is — Yes! One estimate stated by Colgate and Columbia University dentists indicates that in football alone, 200,000 injuries are avoided annually by athletes wearing mouthguards. Still, in 2011 the National Youth Sports Safety Foundation estimated that just...