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Understanding Migraine as Protective Mechanism Could Transform Treatment

It’s probably the last thing you want to hear when you’re fighting through the pain and nausea of your migraine: it’s good for you. But that’s exactly what one researcher is proposing, that migraines might actually be a protective mechanism for the brain, and that utilizing the techniques of migraines--although hopefully without the pain--could revolutionize [...]

By |October 26th, 2017|Migraine, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Understanding Migraine as Protective Mechanism Could Transform Treatment

Joint Effort: Research Examines TMJ, Arthritis Connection

Arthritis is sometimes a factor in the jaw pain associated with temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJ), a common condition that can also lead to migraine-like headaches, soreness in the neck and shoulders, and other uncomfortable symptoms. Current and forthcoming research aims to provide a better understanding of the relationship between certain types of [...]

By |September 15th, 2016|Jaw Pain, TMJ, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Joint Effort: Research Examines TMJ, Arthritis Connection

Sleep Apnea, CPAP Study a Wake-Up Call

Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) has long been the most widely prescribed treatment for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), a life-threatening disorder that causes sufferers to repeatedly stop breathing during sleep. OSA is thought to affect more than 25 million Americans, and it is accompanied by an increased risk for heart disease, heart [...]

By |September 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Sleep Apnea, CPAP Study a Wake-Up Call

Custom Mouthguards Worth the Cost

In contact sports, it is common (and wise) to wear a sports mouthguard to protect your teeth. Without these guards, teeth may become chipped, cracked, or broken from impacts. Determining what kind of mouthguard to buy can be a difficult choice. The most protective and comfortable guards out there are custom ones created [...]

By |February 11th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Custom Mouthguards Worth the Cost

TMJ and Anxiety May be Linked

Studies have found a possible link between TMJ and anxiety. At present, findings have suggested that TMJ can be caused by anxiety, and anxiety can be caused by TMJ. A large number of variables have made it difficult to determine the exact relationship between the two, but the link seems to be there. [...]

By |February 4th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on TMJ and Anxiety May be Linked
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