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The Top 9 Home Remedies for TMJ Pain

TMJ pain can result from a number of conditions and underlying issues. Therefore, it is a very common problem. The TMJ (temporomandibular joint) is also a very unique joint. Most joints offer one form of movement. For example, your knuckles are a hinge joint and your shoulders are a ball and socket joint. The TMJ [...]

2018-05-20T22:51:26+00:00 May 20th, 2018|TMJ / Jaw Pain|Comments Off on The Top 9 Home Remedies for TMJ Pain

TMJ Disorder Treatment – 5 Ways to Approach Care

Are you experiencing pain, stiffness, or a burning sensation in your jaw that radiates toward your ears and neck? You may be coping with a TMJ disorder. The TMJ (temporomandibular joint) is a complex joint that both opens and closes as well as slides from side to side. This allows you to chew, speak, and [...]

2018-05-14T05:58:35+00:00 May 13th, 2018|TMJ / Jaw Pain|Comments Off on TMJ Disorder Treatment – 5 Ways to Approach Care

Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Syndrome Causes, Symptoms, Treatment

What is temporomandibular joint (TMJ) syndrome? We’re going to take a closer look at this common cause of jaw pain by examining the symptoms as well as some potential TMJ causes. Finally, we will discuss TMJ treatment to relieve common symptoms such as TMJ ear pain. You may find that there is a natural way [...]

2018-01-15T00:45:44+00:00 January 14th, 2018|TMJ / Jaw Pain|Comments Off on Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Syndrome Causes, Symptoms, Treatment

The Top 10 Things You Need to Know About TMJ Disorders

If you suffer from a TMJ disorder, you understand the ways that it can affect day-to-day life. More than being just jaw pain, a TMJ disorder can limit your ability to enjoy a meal or even pursue a hobby like singing. It is important to learn all you can about your condition, so here are [...]

2017-12-12T19:24:33+00:00 December 10th, 2017|TMJ / Jaw Pain|Comments Off on The Top 10 Things You Need to Know About TMJ Disorders

Top 10 Indicators That You Have a TMJ Problem

TMJ disorders are an extremely common condition that affects millions of people. For some, it is just a short-term issue that leads to some pain and discomfort but then goes away on its own. For others, TMJ pain becomes chronic and may lead to other health concerns. This makes it particularly important to find effect [...]

2017-11-29T05:33:14+00:00 November 12th, 2017|TMJ / Jaw Pain|Comments Off on Top 10 Indicators That You Have a TMJ Problem

Common Medical Treatments for TMJ Dysfunction Vs. Natural Therapies

TMJ dysfunction is a common problem that involves a number of different jaw symptoms. While many abbreviate jaw symptoms as TMJ, this is actually the abbreviation for the jaw joint itself (temporomandibular joint), and conditions affecting the jaw are better abbreviated TMD (temporomandibular dysfunction/disorder). What are some of the symptoms that can be associated with [...]

2017-11-29T05:42:56+00:00 October 1st, 2017|TMJ / Jaw Pain|Comments Off on Common Medical Treatments for TMJ Dysfunction Vs. Natural Therapies

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)

Symptoms that Commonly Occur with TMJ Dysfunction

The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is unique in the body, allowing a person to both open and close the mouth but also to slide the bottom jaw from side to side and forward and back. These functions are vital for everything from speaking to chewing. It is no wonder that TMJ dysfunction can really disrupt a [...]

2017-08-04T08:23:06+00:00 August 6th, 2017|TMJ / Jaw Pain|Comments Off on Symptoms that Commonly Occur with TMJ Dysfunction

What Does TMJ Mean and What Do Disorders of It Involve?

Many use the acronym TMJ to refer to a series of painful jaw conditions. However, it is important to note that the letters TMJ themselves do not refer to any particular disorder but to the joint between the jaw and the skull. What Is TMJ? TMJ stands for temporomandibular joint. This is a unique joint [...]

2017-07-13T14:16:45+00:00 June 25th, 2017|TMJ / Jaw Pain|Comments Off on What Does TMJ Mean and What Do Disorders of It Involve?

TMJ Dysfunction Relieved by Chiropractic Practices

If you are suffering from TMJ pain, you may not want to deal with injections or other invasive forms of care. As a result, many have turned to chiropractic, and with good reason. There is growing evidence that chiropractic can help TMJ dysfunction. We’re going to look at some of this evidence and then discuss [...]

2017-06-14T22:10:41+00:00 June 11th, 2017|TMJ / Jaw Pain|Comments Off on TMJ Dysfunction Relieved by Chiropractic Practices