Posts Tagged: tmj pain

Treating TMJ Could Relieve Your Tiredness

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There is nothing quite like a good night’s sleep to improve your attitude and your outlook on the world. But what happens when you wake up in the morning still feeling exhausted? Few things are as important to your overall health as getting adequate rest each night, which is why anything interfering with your quality… Read more »

Many People Grind or Clench Their Teeth

Many people grind or clench their teeth unconsciously.  Whether awake or asleep, this difficult-to-break habit, officially known as bruxism, can have detrimental effects on not only your teeth, but also your overall health. Breaking the habit while awake is not as serious as when asleep because—of course—it’s nearly impossible to break an involuntary action if… Read more »

Chronic Headaches? Could Be TMJ!

You may have heard about TMJ disorder, but did you know that this jaw problem can cause earaches, headaches, tingling fingers, and even chronic migraines? Your TMJs, or temporomandibular joints, connect your jaw to your skull, just below your ears. These hinge joints allow motion of the mouth, so the jaw can move back and… Read more »

TMJ Disorder Relief for Chicago’s North Shore

More than 15 percent of adults in the United States suffer from some form of chronic facial pain, and about 50 percent of our patients exhibit signs or symptoms of temporomandibular joint (TMJ, or jaw joints) disorder. We’ll descrube the symptoms of TMD, also called temporomandibular joint dysfunction, so you can understand if you suffer… Read more »