Temporo Mendibular Joint, (TMJ) problems are very painful and can cause severe problems. They occur when tendons and muscles tighten, further displacing your jaw causing your body to be unsynchronised. Most dentists would provide you with a few pain killers and muscle relaxants along with a mouth guard. This would however prove to be inappropriate as TMJ treatment affects right from the root.
Some of the TMJ symptoms
In clicking, the jaw joint starts popping and clicking at such loud decibels that can be heard by others as well. This can cause muscle damage resulting in headaches and also neck pain.
In TMJ treatment, locking also takes place when a person has to move his/her jaw from one side to another to open wide where the jaw then unlocks.
The bite of the teeth also changes due to a dislocated TMJ. As TMJ is closely related to the ears, any TMJ problems can also affect the ears causing bleeding and even deafness.
There are different TMJ treatments that can be conducted to cure this problem. It is necessary to understand that drugs cannot cure TMJ problems. It can only eliminate the pain but it is not very useful.
Chiropractic exercises are the best option that can help cure TMJ problems. This is because TMJ problems begin from the roots and not from where it only hurts. There are quite a few home remedies for TMJ treatment. You must pretend you are chewing gum for about a minute and this need to be done with the mouth closed. These are some of the few methods to treat TMJ problems.