Everyday stressors like work, taking care of your children, staying on top of the pandemic, and economic uncertainty can lead to clenching and grinding your teeth which leads to as much as 250 pounds of force.
For years, doctors have recommended an anti-inflammatory diet to people who suffer from arthritis, autoimmune disorders, inflammatory bowel diseases, psoriasis, and more. Each of these conditions causes inflammation and pain throughout the body. Temporomandibular joint disorder is no different. TMJ disorders cause inflammation in the jaw joint and pain in the neck, face, and back. […]
If you’ve debated whether or not you should invest the time and energy into TMJ treatment, one last factor you should consider in your decision is how TMJ treatment can ’change. Oftentimes patients often understand why treatments are necessary but don’t consider how much it can actually affect their lives. Learn […]
June is national migraine awareness month. With June right around the corner and as a way to spread awareness about migraines, we thought we would share with our readers the early warning signs of TMJ to watch out for. […]