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Jaw Movement Causing Tinnitus and/or Clogged Ear Sensation

Not uncommonly, a patient can present with complaints of tinnitus, clogged ears, and hearing loss influenced by jaw movement. Specifically, opening or clenching the mouth excessively makes the tinnitus and clogged ear sensation worse. Relaxing the ja...
by Fauquier ENT on May 25, 2016

Online Singing Lessons: Tongue Positioning 101

First off, “tongue positioning” may be misleading, because the last thing you want to do when you sing is force your tongue into one position that it’s stuck in the entire time. When you use consonants, your tongue should move aroun...
by Molly's Music Blog on May 16, 2016

Update: Thumbs Up Edition

Oh hi there. What the fuck is up? How have you been? You know how you maybe have a few things happen in your life and you're like, this is not affecting me at all, I AM AWESOME, but then one day you wake up and realize you haven't written anything yo...
by Kendragarden on Jun 1, 2015

Update: Important and Not-So-Important Things About Stuff

Where am I? What is this white box I'm typing in? Am I actually updating my blog?? No. I can't be! OK, I guess I am. And, I guess this is destined to be an update blog for those of you wondering how things are going with, you know, the M-word stuff a...
by Kendragarden on Jan 28, 2015

14 Things I Learned in 2014

So, it's the end of 2014 and while most people would expect me to kick it down the stairs while flipping it the bird and maybe screaming "Fuck you, you fucking fuck!" into its stupid little 2014 face, I'm already feeling rather warm and fuzzy toward...
by Kendragarden on Dec 29, 2014

Round Up: One Girl, 8 Cups

I have nothing to write about. Nothing at all. So I'm gonna write about everything. I guess I'm giving you guys an update. Have I done that lately? OK, just looked and it's been a month. Long enough I guess. Here we go:I'm still reading and watching...
by Kendragarden on Nov 19, 2014

Freaking Moldemort

If you've tried to make plans with me in the last year, chances are that I've flaked or put you off until my jaw felt better or at the very best, showed up drunk because alcohol was the only thing that truly made the jaw feel okayish. The severe jaw...
by Kendragarden on Jul 30, 2014

Round Up: Pants, Kangaroos and Bean Dip

It's time for an update. A what? An update! It was a challenging week for me. Every health problem I've ever had came back this week. It was like a greatest hits of suck. But I realized it's probably caused by the stress of worrying about the jaw. So...
by Kendragarden on Jun 6, 2014

Nothing Matters And That Rocks

I read an interview with Aubrey Plaza yesterday where she said, "Nothing means anything and everything means nothing." Later on she said, "Nothing matters." I realize this could be taken as very negative but I found it to be super comforting. Especia...
by Kendragarden on Jun 2, 2014

Round Up: Birds, Booze and Biteplates

I figure I owe you guys an update. Things have been happening. Oh so many things. This morning I am sitting here with a weird retainer thing in my mouth and a heating pad around my neck watching a  Ramones performance from 1977 while I try to fi...
by Kendragarden on May 19, 2014

The Big Stress

The other day my mother-in-law said, "You know when you're stressed out and you just accidentally skip meals?" I told her that no, I did not know of this phenomenon. I've never skipped a meal in my life. I get my three squares a day even if I'm sick...
by Kendragarden on Apr 30, 2014

Round Up: Pisces, Dogs and Tiny Bottles Of Gin

Ooooh guess what? It's Friday and I'm about to round it up, y'all.  What an insane week.  My hair stylist told me that Mercury is in retrograde and so people are feeling a little crazy and changes are happening but, mainly for the better. &...
by Kendragarden on Sep 20, 2013

Ramai Betul Yang Dengki Dan Benci Dengan Pasukan JDT..Kenapa Ya?

Wak J: Menurut berita tv tadi memaklumkan perlawanan timbal balik antara pasukan Johor Darul Ta'zim (JDT) menentang Pahang akan berlangsung di Stadium Bukit Jalil setelah perlawanan di Stadium Darul Makmur beberapa hari lepas ditunda akibat insiden y...
by Wak Jengkol on May 29, 2013

Top Tips And Advice For Optimum Dental Care

Taking care of your teeth isn't as hard as it may seem at first. Much like with anything else, it can be overwhelming to take care of one extra thing. However, you just got lucky, because this great article can help! The following tips will make you...

Toxic Mercury and Changes

WHY is Mercury Still Used?At Least One Dental School is Forward-LookingResearch from major universities and the World Health Organization (WHO) clearly indicate that amalgam, mercury-based filling are toxic, adversely affecting the body’s immune re...

The Headache and TMJ

Tension headaches are the most commonly occurring type of headache. These may be due to depression, anxiety, stress or holding the neck and head in abnormal positions. This causes the headache as the muscles tighten in the neck, shoulders, scalp an...

TMJ Can Cause Headaches – How To Get Rid Of Them?

If you experience frequent, painful headaches that appear to have no medical basis, consider heading to the dentist instead of your physician. A little joint in the jaw called the temporomandibular joint can be the cause. Temporomandibular joint synd...

Help Ease Stress And Live Stress Absolutely free

Stress can lead to heart attack, stroke, severe depression and anxiety disorders, and until lately, lots of people didn’t take it seriously enough. Some employers will even give their workers time off of if they are struggling with stress, sinc...
by FREE Football Live on Jan 5, 2012

Control Your Stress By Following These Great Ideas

In addition to plenty of joy, having a new baby can bring a whole lot of new stress. There are many drastic modifications consuming location inside your residence, and in case that you are a new mom, it may be particularly stressful. This post will o...
by FREE Football Live on Jan 5, 2012


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