Habits to Avoid when TMJ is Present

Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Disorder can be a painful and debilitating illness. However, there are specific habits that might actually make this condition worse. Let’s take a look at three common causes of increased pain and discomfort.

  • Most dentists observe that those who grind their teeth will experience increased pain.
  • Chronic stress can cause the muscles to tighten further.
  • Chewing on hard objects will place additional stress upon the jaw.

“Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Disorder consists of a series of disorders that affect the joint where your jaw attaches to your skull.

Professional advice can be found below:

http://yourdentalhealthresource.com/are-you-unintentionally-making-your-tmj-worse/

 

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Loran Simon

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