Dental Mouth Guard v.s. Sports Mouth Guard

Find the Right Mouth Guards to Protect Your Teeth and Gums What is “mouth guard”? A mouth guard (Some people call it mouthguard, mouth protector or mouthpiece) is a flexible custom-fit device which you can wear them around your teeth and gums during recreational and athletic activities to save them from damage. A best-fitting mouth guard is extremely important if you wear dental braces, have set anterior bridgework or just want to save your smile/teeth from any future potential trauma. To … Read More

10 Reasons You Should Use Sports Mouthguards

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10 Reasons You Should Use Sports Mouthguards   If you are an athlete practicing a contact sport, like American football, rugby or boxing, you probably have heard about the mouthguards. If you don’t, then let me quickly explain what a mouthguard is: a mouthguard is a protector used to protect the teeth and the jaw for athletes that are at risk of receiving any kind of impact in this area. A mouthguard must be an integral part of the athlete’s … Read More

The importance of Wearing a Sports Mouthguard

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The importance of Wearing a Sports Mouthguard Safety in sport is really important and must be prioritized so that anyone who joins a sports game will be always protected and away from danger. There are so many ways to keep anyone safe during the sport activity. One of which is a sports mouth guard. What is sports mouth guard? You are probably familiar with boxing or you commonly watch a boxing match on TV. If you see the boxers closely, … Read More

Best Mouthguards for Your Needs

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Various Functions and Types of Moutguards When it comes to the protection when you are doing sports, there are many protections that you can use to protect your vital organ. One of them which can be used is mouthguard. This is used to protect your mouth especially your teeth while you have exercise or sport. This is very essential to use because mouth and teeth belong to the vital organ that should be protected in the sport, even in the … Read More

How to Mold a Mouthguard?

Molding, Remolding, and Cleaning a Mouthguard When it comes to a mouth guard, also called with gums shield, there are several types which should be known and they are boil and bite mouthguards, sport combat mouthguards and custom mouthguards. All of the types of mouthguards actually have the similar ways in molding, remolding, and cleaning them. Here is the explanation in detail.   How to Mold a Mouthguard? When it comes to the questions, we have to know first what … Read More

Mouthguards will be Mandatory for all Basketball and Wrestling Teams in the Middle and Upper Schools

by Sean Hurney (St. Andrew’s Certified Athletic Trainer) Mouthguards Due to an increase in the level of competition and the focus on safety and dental protection in contact and non-contact sports, we are highly recommending that all sports in all seasons with the exception of Track, Cross Country, Tennis, and Golf buy and use a custom fitting mouthguard. During the winter 2005-2006 season mouthguards will be mandatory for all basketball and wrestling teams in the middle and upper schools. I … Read More