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Untreated TMJ? You Are At Risk for These 5 Health Issues

TMJ – also known as temporomandibular joint dysfunction or disorder – is a common culprit of consistent jaw pain. TMJ occurs when the temporomandibular joint – the sliding hinge joint that connects your jaw to your skull – isn’t functioning properly. This can lead to several unpleasant symptoms, such as jaw pain, ear [...]

Should I Be Concerned About Worn Teeth?

One of the most common dental problems that occur with age is tooth wear. Think of your teeth like the soles of your shoes. They start out at a certain height and then with use, they begin to wear down. Depending on how you walk, your shoes might wear down on one side more [...]

Feeling Stressed? It’s Causing an Increase in Teeth Grinding

When the body becomes stressed it can {{{{link id='51474' text='result in headaches'}}}}, mood changes, heartburn, sleep problems, higher risk of heart attack, fertility problems, weakened immune system, high blood pressure, and lastly bruxism. Bruxism is clenching or grinding your teeth, usually when you sleep at night. Unfortunately, bruxism can lead to [...]

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