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Mouth guards are just for sports, right? Actually, they can be utilized for much more than that. Learn more about how to shield your chompers with mouth guards by taking this short test we’ve made. We hope you enjoy it!

1. This type of mouth guard guards your chompers from grinding and chipping, and it is commonly prescribed to those who suffer with bruxism.
a. Boil-and-bite guards
b. Custom-fashioned mouth guard
c. Night guard
d. Stock oral cavity protector

2. Mouth guards are advantageous for
a. Contact sports
b. Teeth grinding
c. Anything involving possible facial trauma
d. All of the above

3. Mouth guards should be inspected for substitution
a. Each week
b. Every month
c. Once every six months
d. Once every year

4. Professional mouth guards prescribed by your doctor include
a. Night guards
b. Custom-developed mouth guards
c. Boil-and-bite guards
d. A & B
e. B & C

5. Mouth guards prescribed by Dr. Mark Prosniewski are made
a. By technicians at a dental lab
b. By a bulk seller of hospital-grade supplies
c. By an Internet business
d. After visits to an orthodontist office

Answer key: C, D, C, D, A

We hope you got a great score! If you have any queries about mouth guards, please phone our staff at 630-837-2779 now to set up your next visit at The Bartlett Dental Station in Bartlett, Illinois.