Grinding of Teeth

Doctor, My son of 2years old keep grinding his teeth making weird noises and it makes me very irritated. Tried to see by inserting my finger in his mouth but nothing I could feel. Also got him dewormed recently but don't see the problem to be solved. Kindly help. He keep grinding his teeth very often during the day time.
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Sharath Kumar K N
General Physician Mandya
Hello, most children recover from this as they grow older, If you suspect that the teeth grinding is related to stress or anxiety, do what you can to help your toddler relax. Work on establishing a calming bedtime routine, complete with a warm bath, relaxing music, bedtime stories, etc. This can do wonders to help relax your toddler right before she falls asleep. There could be come medical causes for this teeth grinding too like, nutritional deficiency or any sort of pain, consider visit pediatrician in that case.
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