Jaw Pain: Your Teeth Grinding Might Be The Culprit!

Several reasons can cause jaw pain. Some might stem from dental issues, while others can be due to nerve problems or muscle and joint issues. Approximately 10 million people are suffering from jaw issues in the US alone which can be linked to a locked jaw, pain or tenderness in the jaw, and pain around [...]

2022-09-12T04:45:30+00:00September 11th, 2022|TMJ / Jaw Pain|Comments Off on Jaw Pain: Your Teeth Grinding Might Be The Culprit!

5 Must-Know Facts About TMJD For Better Patient Care

For many people, TMJ disorders can be a source of chronic pain and discomfort. Over time, they might become more serious and cause severe debilitating effects on the body. Thankfully, nowadays, there are several ways to cope with TMJ disorders, like seeking an upper cervical doctor. Furthermore, studies have shed light on the many uncertainties [...]

2022-08-29T12:43:25+00:00August 28th, 2022|TMJ / Jaw Pain|Comments Off on 5 Must-Know Facts About TMJD For Better Patient Care

6 Must-Know Truths About TMJ Disorders

Have you ever heard the term TMJ but had no idea what it meant? We’re here to help! Several of our upper cervical chiropractors specialize in addressing TMJ disorders, which affect millions of people worldwide. Here are several things that you need to know related to TMJ disorders: #1. TMJ is short for temporomandibular joint. [...]

2022-06-19T12:49:04+00:00June 19th, 2022|TMJ / Jaw Pain|Comments Off on 6 Must-Know Truths About TMJ Disorders

A Close Look at 4 Possible Causes of Trigeminal Neuralgia

Trigeminal neuralgia (TN) is a chronic pain condition that causes extreme, sporadic, sudden burning, or shock-like facial pain. The term "trigeminal" refers to the trigeminal nerve, which supplies sensation to the face and mucous membranes of the mouth and nose.  TN most commonly involves the second division of this nerve, known as the maxillary division. [...]

2022-06-20T03:21:47+00:00June 19th, 2022|Trigeminal Neuralgia|Comments Off on A Close Look at 4 Possible Causes of Trigeminal Neuralgia

Is There a Link Between Trigeminal Neuralgia and Multiple Sclerosis?

The short answer is YES. According to recent research, more than 3% of multiple sclerosis patients are affected by trigeminal neuralgia. Multiple sclerosis (MS) and trigeminal neuralgia (TN) are both neurological diseases that can create a lot of pain in patients. Multiple sclerosis also triggers an onset of trigeminal neuralgia in some patients. Both MS [...]

2022-06-12T04:52:13+00:00June 12th, 2022|Trigeminal Neuralgia|Comments Off on Is There a Link Between Trigeminal Neuralgia and Multiple Sclerosis?

The Connection Between Personality Traits and TMJ Disorder

Temporomandibular joint disorder, more commonly known as TMJ disorder, affects the jaw joints and muscles. It often leads to jaw dysfunction, causing patients to experience difficulties when talking, chewing, or swallowing food. While this condition primarily affects your jaw and the muscles and tissues around it, it can potentially impact mental health too. Your mental [...]

2022-04-25T05:12:10+00:00April 24th, 2022|TMJ / Jaw Pain|Comments Off on The Connection Between Personality Traits and TMJ Disorder

Top 5 Things That Can Trigger a TMJ Flare-up

Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders are among the leading causes of pain and discomfort in many Americans. Chances are, you came across this blog post because you also have TMJD and hope to understand how the condition works and what you can do to find sustainable TMJ pain relief. Let’s help you improve your TMJD care [...]

2022-03-28T00:40:33+00:00March 27th, 2022|TMJ / Jaw Pain|Comments Off on Top 5 Things That Can Trigger a TMJ Flare-up

Botox Injections for TMJ Pain Relief: Do They Work?

Just recently, a BuzzFeed article featured the story of a patient with TMJ pain who tried getting botox injections to deal with the pain. Hannah, the patient, narrated her life-changing experience to spread awareness on TMJ disorders and the potential of botox injections in providing TMJ pain relief. But, how exactly can botox injections help? [...]

2022-03-14T04:15:26+00:00March 13th, 2022|TMJ / Jaw Pain|Comments Off on Botox Injections for TMJ Pain Relief: Do They Work?

What’s a Natural Remedy for TMJ Tinnitus?

Different reasons cause TMJ or Temporomandibular Joint Disorder, and at the same time, it can lead to other health-related issues. TMJ disorder usually has accompanying symptoms resulting in pain and discomfort to people. One of them is TMJ tinnitus.   What is a TMJ Disorder? The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder occurs in the temporomandibular joint, [...]

2022-03-01T07:03:03+00:00February 20th, 2022|TMJ / Jaw Pain|Comments Off on What’s a Natural Remedy for TMJ Tinnitus?

8 Reasons Why Your Cheekbones and Teeth Hurt

Experiencing facial pain or toothache can be unpleasant, especially when it prevents you from doing simple things like talking or smiling. The feeling can also worsen if you don’t know who to call for help. Would it help to see a dentist, physical therapist, or chiropractor? Do you need dental or trigeminal neuralgia pain relief? [...]

2021-12-12T08:30:09+00:00December 12th, 2021|Trigeminal Neuralgia|Comments Off on 8 Reasons Why Your Cheekbones and Teeth Hurt
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