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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 [...]

What Happens if TMJ is Left Untreated?

Like many of the medical ailments that people experience today, TMJ—also known as TMD—is not a modern problem. The first known mention of TMJ in medicine was in 1887 in an article describing two women who experienced locked jaw and resulting pain after that. TMD stands for temporomandibular joint disorder. It is [...]

By |January 3rd, 2022|Migraines, TMJ|

What Your Headache’s Location is Telling You

You can learn a lot about a {{{{link id='51474' text='headache based on the symptoms'}}}} that come with it and the location of the source of your pain. Headaches aren’t uncommon. Nearly 50 to 75% of adults experience some sort of headache per year. However, chronic headaches (15 or more per month) only affect between [...]

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