There are many reasons people find themselves considering dental implants. The most common are to replace missing teeth, or help stabilise dentures. Learn more about how McCloy Dental can assist you with quality dental implants to regain your smile today…
On average, we spend a third of our lives, or approximately 26 years asleep. That’s a lot of time! That’s a lot of time in which dental disorders such as bruxism and TMJ can be exacerbated. But it’s also a lot of time during which our mouths and jaws can be helped to heal and realign. Today we look at two common oral health issues that can be minimised or eradicated by the prescription and consistent application of certain oral sleep devices.
There is something about headache and facial pain that is inescapable. You just can’t get the distance that you need to have a break and re-centre yourself. Now scientists have discovered that there is a reason why this is so. Click the link and read on if you want to learn about their exciting research […]
Like pain anywhere else, TMD which is of short duration is relatively easily dealt with using simple techniques such as stretching, massage, and soft diet. Pain that has been there past the duration of the original injury, or chronic pain, is more difficult to deal with, will take longer to treat, may not resolve completely, […]
TMD is a chronic pain condition that affects the jaw joint, and its associated structures (such as the neck and chewing muscles). It affects women at a rate of 4:1. Sufferers of TMD are more likely than people without pain to have suffered trauma, grind and clench their teeth, suffer from other forms of chronic […]
Click on the link below to see the workings of the TMJ. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nH8KG3fIoBM&feature=em-share_video_user
Do you have TMD / TMJ? This is a typical country road in Queensland. I drive on it each morning to go to work. The trees throw shadows on the bitumen, and the sunlight dapples the road in-between the branches. When you look at this picture, do you see the shadows, or do you see […]
Migraine affects many people. Some have an aura before an attack, with flashing lights in front of their eyes; some may feel numb, or experience a strong smell. All migraine sufferers have severe pain, and may experience nausea, and aversion to strong sound or light. A migraine may last for hours or days. It can […]