TMJ MASSAGE THERAPY - Julie Poulin RMT -
Symptoms and Causes of Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome
 
                     
Symptoms:
 
* Pain in the jaw joint and nearby areas, including the ear
* Problems in the use of the jaw
* Inability to open the mouth comfortably
* Clicking, popping or grating sounds in the jaw joint
* Locking of the jaw when attempting to open the mouth
* Headaches
* A bite that feels uncomfortable or "off"
* Neck, shoulder and back pain
* Swelling on the side of the face
* Tinnitus or ear pain
* Dizziness
 
 
Causes:
 
* Local injury
* Dental work/oral surgery
* Whiplash
* Arthritis
* Sinus or ear infections
* Headaches
* Bruxism (teeth grinding and clenching)
* Stress
 
 
 
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