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6 TMJ Exercises and More Ways to Find Natural Relief from Jaw Pain

Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) pain is a very common issue. There are a number of underlying problems that can cause pain in the jaw. A study that was performed in 2010 showed that significant benefits could come from performing jaw exercises. We’re going to consider a few exercises that you may want to try. Then we [...]

2018-08-06T01:19:59+00:00August 5th, 2018|TMJ / Jaw Pain|Comments Off on 6 TMJ Exercises and More Ways to Find Natural Relief from Jaw Pain

8 Common TMD Symptoms and How to Find Natural Relief

Many people use the term TMJ to refer to any sort of jaw pain or TMJ disorder. However, the acronym TMJ simply stands for temporomandibular joint, the technical name for the jaw joint. With that in mind, we will refer to TMJ disorders as TMD, so there is no confusion between the health condition and [...]

2018-07-09T00:14:22+00:00July 8th, 2018|TMJ / Jaw Pain|Comments Off on 8 Common TMD Symptoms and How to Find Natural Relief

What is TMD? Can Anything Help It?

TMD is an abbreviation for temporomandibular disorders. These occur as a result of a problem with the jaw, the jaw joint, and the surrounding facial muscles responsible for chewing and moving the jaw. The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is the hinge joint connecting the mandible (the lower jaw) to the temporal bone of the skull. It [...]

2018-06-11T04:36:45+00:00June 10th, 2018|TMJ / Jaw Pain|Comments Off on What is TMD? Can Anything Help It?

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+00:00May 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+00:00May 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+00:00January 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+00:00December 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+00:00November 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+00:00October 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+00:00September 10th, 2017|TMJ / Jaw Pain|Comments Off on The Causes of Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMJD)