Temporomandibular joint disorders (TMD) is a set of conditions that involve issues with your jaw and face muscles. They are a result of problems in the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). TMJ is a hinge that connects the temporal bones, in your skull in front of each ear, to your jaw. The joint allows you to talk, yawn, and chew by letting your mouth move.
TMD can be very painful and interfere with actions such as eating and speaking. Symptoms of TMD can last for short period or for years. Seeing a professional is important if your symptoms make it difficult for you to eat properly or if you have unbearable pain or discomfort. Symptoms include:
You can try to prevent TMD by focusing on reducing risk factors.
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