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Re: [IPk] Dentist drama

> My German dentist also observed that my teeth were somewhat ground down -
> particularly my 2 front upper teeth. Personally I put that down to
> nighttime hypos - although I have no specific evidence for that. The
> dentist prescribed me a plastic tooth guard to wear at night, which
> promptly broke. I'm about to get a new one - metal this time! I'm not aware
> that I have violent night hypos any more, but I've had so many over the
> years pre-pump, that I'm not surprised damage has been done.

It may also be that you just grind your teeth in your sleep without being 
aware of it - not specifically related to hypos. My mum (who doesn't have DM) 
has the same thing - apparently it's quite common. She has a plastic tooth 
guard to wear at night too. Metal tooth guard sounds nasty!
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