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Temporomandibular Disorders

Problems with the jaw area can result in temporomandibular disorders. This condition, or “TMD” for short, is often mistakenly referred to as “TMJ.” Problems can affect the jaw, jaw joint or surrounding facial muscles. These parts of the face are responsible for the chewing function and movement of the mouth. The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is […]

Understanding Muscle Pain

All of us have experienced the annoying and occasionally debilitating discomfort of muscle pain. Causes: It can be brought on by a host of conditions and injuries, including: Sprains Strains Falls Illness Trauma Repetitive motion. Even a mild workout or a night of dancing can lead to muscle pain. Certain jobs that are physically taxing […]

Trigeminal Neuralgia

This is one of the most painful conditions known to medicine. Even the slightest touch to the skin can cause excruciating pain. This chronic pain condition affects the trigeminal nerve, which carries sensations between your face and your brain. A slight touch to the face can trigger the pain. Washing your face, shaving, applying makeup, […]

Types of Pain by Causes

Types of Pain and its Causes Different types of pain that can make life challenging for sufferers. Acute pain is usually short-lived and can disappear when the injury or illness is resolved. However, chronic pain endures much longer and can be indefinite. Chronic pain is said to be pain that lasts six months or longer. […]