An Effective Option for TMJ Relief

The action of opening and closing your mouth is made possible by the complexity of the temporomandibular joint, or TMJ.  This action that we enjoy every day with very little thought is accomplished by one of the most complex joints in your body.  When you have problems with this member of the body, it is called temporomandibular joint and muscle [...]

Living with Back Pain? 8 Important Things You Must Consider

Back pain is one of the most common health conditions in the world – you'd be hard pressed to meet anyone who hasn’t experienced it.  No matter if it feels dull, sharp, achy, shooting, or stiff, living with back pain can really wear you down over time. It can affect your ability to work, drive, exercise, and maintain healthy relationships. [...]

Reasons Vertigo Happens and What You Can Do About It

Vertigo is a medical condition related to the balance system in the body. It causes you to feel as if you or the objects around you are moving, when in reality they are completely still. Sometimes it is described as a spinning or swaying sensation. A few associated symptoms are listed below: Nausea Vomiting Sweating Problems walking Intensifying sensation when [...]

Migraine Phases and Ways to Find Comfort

Migraine headaches are primary headache disorders that include recurrent head pain ranging from moderate to severe. A few other symptoms are as follows: Throbbing or pulsating pain usually on only one side of the head Duration of 2 to 72 hours Nausea and vomiting Sensitivity to sound, smell, or light Pain that worsens with physical activity One-third of people have [...]

TMJ Pain? Looking at the Neck for Answers and Relief

TMJ refers to the temporomandibular joint – a pair of joints located on either side of your face just in front of the ear that connects the mandible to the temporal bone of the skull.  The term TMJD, or temporomandibular joint disorder, refers to the variety of conditions that can affect the jaw and cause pain, discomfort, and loss of [...]

One Solution for the Ten Most Common Sources of Back Pain

Back pain is probably one of the most ubiquitous health conditions across the globe.  It is among the most common reasons for missed work days, visits to the doctor or E.R., and a leading cause of disability.  Surely there are some very serious causes of back pain, such as heart attack or spinal fracture, but the majority of back pain [...]