Posts Tagged ‘ temporomandibular joint disorder ’

Biological Joint Could End TMJD Woes

For the more than 10 million Americans suffering from the often-debilitating condition known as temporomandibular joint disorder, relief can’t come fast enough. Temporomandibular joint disorder (also known as TMJ disorder, TMJD or simply TMJ) is a condition that occurs when the jaw’s temporomandibular joint becomes misaligned with the rest of the jaw. This can occur […]

What Is Arthrocentesis?

For the estimated 10 million Americans suffering from temporomandibular joint disorder, finding a safe and effective treatment for this often debilitating condition can be a huge concern. Though there is no cure for temporomandibular joint disorder, or TMJD, there are several treatment options that have been found to be both effective and relatively non-invasive. One […]

TMJ Disorder on the Rise

Work. Relationships. Life in general. Never has it been more stressful to be a young adult, according to a new study by the retail chain Mattress Firm. In fact, the study found that millennials – young adults born between 1981 and 1996 – spend upwards of four hours a day stressing out about something. As […]