TMJ dysfunction

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 epidemic, health experts have urged us to practice social distancing, increase hand washing, and to wear masks. But for some people with temporomandibular joint dysfunction, wearing a mask can be uncomfortable or downright painful. Unfortunately, while not wearing a mask is not recommended or […]

When you suffer from temporomandibular joint dysfunction, finding relief is a high priority. The pain from temporomandibular joint dysfunction (also known as TMJ dysfunction) can often be debilitating, causing jaw stiffness, the inability to open and close, neck and back pain, tinnitus (ringing ears), and even migraine headaches. As a […]

Our posture says a lot about ourselves. When we stand straight and hold our heads high, we project an image of confidence. We look better, we feel better. On the other hand, when you have poor posture, it can cause a lot of problems. For example, it can cause you […]

It’s safe to say we all suffer from the occasional headache. In fact, it is estimated that 75 percent of adults between the ages of 18 and 65 have gotten a headache in the past year. Headaches occur for many reasons, making it difficult to pinpoint the best way to […]

Arthritis is an inflammatory problem that affects millions of people around the globe. Though there is no cure for arthritis, there are many prescription medications available to help deal with the painful symptoms of this sometimes-debilitating illness. Arthritis can affect any of the joints of the body, including the hands, […]

2020 has been a year unlike any other, with most of us still experiencing major lifestyle changes that show no signs of going back to the way things used to be. Naturally, these changes have caused us a lot of anxiety and stress. From dealing with new restrictions to the […]

With the holiday season right around the corner, many of us are gearing up for the busiest time of the year. Between family photos, holiday shopping, and socially distanced get-togethers, November and December can be a lot of fun- and a lot of stress, too, especially during the pandemic. But […]

When you suffer from temporomandibular joint dysfunction, you may find yourself feeling desperate to get the relief you want. Some people are willing to try anything to get that relief, even if that means trying things that aren’t adequately studied or proven safe and effective. For temporomandibular joint dysfunction (or […]

Sometimes it’s easy to tell why we experience the pain we do. Toothaches can be caused by cavities, and pain in the ankle can be caused by a sprain. But sometimes we find ourselves in pain and can’t explain why. Such is sometimes the case with headaches. Though headaches can […]

A new report says that treating temporomandibular joint dysfunction or migraine headaches may bring relief for both conditions.