Postural Problems

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Are you a slouch or is it your jaw that just won’t stay straight? Posture problems have typically become more evident in recent decades as people’s lives have become more sedentary. This is when sitting down is a more common pastime than regularly moving around and exercising the body. Activities that promote postural problems include…

Facial Asymmetry

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A crooked face may be a sign of a problem with your jaw If you have noticed that your face appears somewhat crooked and this is not what you are used to, it could be your jaw which is causing the asymmetry. Look at your face in a mirror and through the middle of your…

Stress from TMJ Pain

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Having a painfully stressful day? Stress can be encountered often enough every day, related to work and family issues, as well as such all too common activities as driving on a busy highway or queuing up for long periods of time at a grocery store. It makes it worse when stress is caused by a…

Neck / Shoulder / Back Pain

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Do you feel stuck with shoulder, neck or back pain? In today’s world, diagnosing the cause of symptoms such as shoulder, neck and back pain using well researched diagnostic techniques should mean we are all pain free. Unfortunately, that’s not always the case. You may have been to your physician and had extensive state of…

TMJ 101

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We all have TMJ Everyone has a temporomandibular joint (TMJ). If we didn’t, we would not be able to bite, chew, talk or yawn as these functions are only possible due to the presence of your TMJ. It is the joint that lies on both sides of your mouth which acts like a hinge allowing…