What is TMD? How Do I Deal With TMJ Pain? Symptoms, Remedies, Treatment Options, and More
Are you feeling sudden locking, popping, stiffness, or soreness in your jaw? If so, you aren’t alone — experiencing these sorts of discomforts could be a sign that you’re one of the millions of people who suffer from temporomandibular joint disorders, or TMD. According to the National Institute of Health, this disorder affects between 5-12% of Americans, twice as many women as it does men, and more younger patients than older ones, which is unusual for chronic pain conditions.