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Can essential oils help with jaw pain?

Can essential oils help with jaw pain?

Finding effective ways to relieve pain is important. And while sometimes you might not want to take pain medication, what other options do you have for relief? There are actually several other things you can do to find relief from jaw pain, such as the use of essential oils. In recent years, essential oils have […]

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Say, “Yes” to Hot and Cold Pack for TMD Relief

Say, “Yes” to Hot and Cold Pack for TMD Relief

Ouch! If you suffer from jaw pain or clicking, it can be extremely uncomfortable. Temporomandibular disorders (TMD) are complex musculoskeletal health complications that impact neurological pain in the face. And for many sufferers, symptoms experienced can be difficult to manage. If you suffer from jaw pain, it is important to seek help from your dentist […]

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Is Your Headache Caused by TMD?

Is Your Headache Caused by TMD?

Headaches, we meet again. Frequent headaches can be quite alarming, and you might even think you have a brain tumor or some other brain malfunction. Easy there. Step away from WebMD and let’s revisit headaches. There is a greater chance that your headache is caused by the temporomandibular joint (TMJ), which is made up of […]

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Tips for Easing Jaw Pain

Tips for Easing Jaw Pain

Have you ever woken up with a sore jaw? Or maybe in the middle of the day you’ve found that eating has become difficult due to a nagging pain in your jaw? According to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders (TMD) affect more than 10 million Americans. TMD can […]

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Finding Relief From TMJ and Jaw Pain

Finding Relief From TMJ and Jaw Pain

Currently there are numerous amounts of people who are dealing with temporomandibular joint (TMJ) pain, but have no idea what it is. And, without understanding the source of their pain, they don’t know that a proper solution can be found at their dentist’s office. Yes, the dentist! By visiting Craniofacial Pain & Dental Sleep Center […]

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Find TMD Pain Relief with Hot and Cold Packs

Find TMD Pain Relief with Hot and Cold Packs

It really is hot out there! With the summer weather, you might find yourself thinking of creative ways to stay cool. Have you ever used a cold pack to help cool you down on a hot summer day? I have, too. However, those cold packs can also be used to help you find relief from […]

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Spring Cookouts and TMD

Spring Cookouts and TMD

Welcome Spring! While we all might be excited for spring weather and cookouts, it is also extremely important to watch what you eat when you suffer from temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD). Yes, that triple cheeseburger with lettuce, tomato, pickle, onion, and bacon sounds delicious, but it may cause you more pain than you need or […]