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The Causes of Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMJD)

Temporomandibular joint disorder (often abbreviated as TMJ, TMD, or TMJD) is estimated to affect somewhere between 5 and 12% of people. That makes TMJ pain one of the most common chronic pain conditions. While TMJ issues may be temporary for some, for others the condition is chronic. What are the symptoms of TMJD? What causes [...]

2017-09-06T14:12:39+00:00 September 10th, 2017|TMJ / Jaw Pain|Comments Off on The Causes of Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMJD)

Identifying and Getting Help for Migraines in Children

Migraines are a neurological condition that frequently is misdiagnosed or underdiagnosed in children. This is because young kids often lack the vocabulary to describe what is happening accurately. Also, for children, the headache is not always the worst symptom. Migraines may be accompanied by severe abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting (with no other explanation), dizziness, [...]

2017-08-09T12:35:15+00:00 August 13th, 2017|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Identifying and Getting Help for Migraines in Children

Exercise Fibromyalgia Patients with More than Just Pain

There are numerous studies that discuss the benefits of exercise for fibromyalgia patients. While it may seem counterintuitive to perform physical activities while in pain, the body releases hormones during exercise that actually help to reduce pain levels in the body. The key is moderation. However, a recent study has revealed that reduced pain is [...]

2017-07-13T16:26:21+00:00 July 9th, 2017|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on Exercise Fibromyalgia Patients with More than Just Pain

What Is Peripheral Vertigo and Can It be Helped?

Vertigo is often described as a spinning sensation as if the person or the things around him are moving. It is most common in people over the age of 65 but can be experienced by anyone at any time in life. It is a myth that vertigo is the fear of heights or acrophobia. Vertigo [...]

2017-07-09T22:14:06+00:00 June 11th, 2017|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on What Is Peripheral Vertigo and Can It be Helped?