Identifying, Treating and Preventing TMJ disorder

Identifying, Treating and Preventing TMJ disorder

Your temporomandibular joints, or jaw joints, connect your lower jawbone to your skull. As you may imagine, these joints get quite a lot of use throughout the day as you speak, chew, swallow, and yawn. Pain in and around these joints can be unpleasant and may even restrict movement. Many…

Your Bite Plays An Important Role In Headaches

Your Bite Plays An Important Role In Headaches

While headaches are typically treated by your physician, improper occlusion (your bite) may play a significant role in the types of headaches. If you only experience this type of headache occasionally, they are often controlled with over the counter pain medication. However, if they occur with some regularity or have…