Tag Archives: Jaw Pain

Head Posture & Injury Avoidence

Quick—what part of the body to you think of when you hear the word posture? My guess is most people associate posture with a straight back. Truly good posture needs a perfectly choreographed interaction of the musculoskeletal system: the pelvis directly right over the legs; ribs over the pelvis; and head over the ribs with […]

TMJ Disorder – Symptoms, Causes & Chiropractic Treatment

Temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD) is a general term referring to the inflammation of the joint connecting your jawbone to your skull. It’s a common condition; even dental work that requires the patient to keep the jaw open for some time increases the risk for developing this ailment. Signs and Symptoms of a TMJ Disorder You […]

Using Chiropractic Care and Trigger Point Therapy for Muscle Pain

Trigger points are painful knots that develop in certain parts of the body, such as the neck, shoulders, arms, back, and legs. Approximately 86 million Americans are suffering from chronic pain in these areas, and in majority of the cases, trigger points are the major contributing factor to their discomfort. Trigger points form when the […]