Did you know that a staggering 38 percent of children grind their teeth? Surprisingly, though, it is not children who most commonly receive treatment for bruxism (teeth grinding). In fact, most children outgrow their bruxism habits around age six, before any significant damage can occur to their teeth. Thus, it is not children but adults who are at a greater risk of damaging their teeth with a teeth grinding habit. To learn more about the dangers of teeth grinding, read the following information from your Des Moines IA dentist, Dr. Jessica Johnson.