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by 3742 · about 16 hours ago

Any of you suffer from nighttime clenching? Jaw hurts in the morning and teeth are pretty sensitive. I wear a nightguard and it was rebalanced a few months ago with no problems until the last month or so. I did some Tai Chi for 30min last night to... (more)

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coffeeandcream 0 · May 30, 2012 at 1:23 PM

I see a lot of people suggesting supplements and relaxation but... due to my incurable procrastination and compulsive need to know stuff, I researched this extensively a couple of weeks ago. The story goes like this: 1.Some of us are... (more)

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by 48 · about 17 hours ago

I've been fairly strict paleo for a little over a year (though I eat commercial - i.e. non-grass-fed meats) with little to no dairy (butter, occasional cheese and 90% dark chocolate). 2 mornings ago, I woke up with a sharp pain at the junction of... (more)

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Nick_3 0 · January 02, 2011 at 6:23 AM

As you probably know, TMJ disorder can be caused by a huge array of things. When I had it a few months ago, it was due to stress. I just had to deal with my problems head on, and make a concerted effort to relax. Several days later, I noticed that... (more)

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by 20787 · about 17 hours ago

The famous Weston Price long ago did a study of 'primitive' people, noting their facial structure seemed different on their native diets than if they had been switched to more modern diets. Synopsis... (more)

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JJ 0 · October 15, 2010 at 5:48 PM

Stephan did a nice series a while ago. Very readable with a ton of info. If I recall correctly, the main point was that the mother's nutrition and early childhood nutrition can have a dramatic effect on cranial, facial, and jaw development. [Edit:... (more)

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by 0 · October 23, 2014 at 3:56 AM

Ive had an infection in my mouth before and it was the worst experience ever. It went away after some antibiotics. But now a couple months later the right side of my jaw or mouth hurts it only hurts when i open my mouth its almost sore. I have a... (more)

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by 587 · October 23, 2014 at 3:20 AM

My kid is pretty paleo and before that was pretty WAPF. However, I had an ironically imperfect pregnancy that resulted in 1. my inability to walk for the last 4 prenatal months, and 2. my relying on lots of carby cruddy foods (such as cheese and... (more)

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Suz___Paleo_Oz 0 · September 06, 2011 at 3:39 AM

I can't recommend highly enough that you listen to the AHS lecture by Michael Mew. He's an orthodontist and his lecture (the second half of the dentist lecture) was one of the highlights of the whole AHS for me. Listen for yourself, but my... (more)

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by 0 · October 22, 2014 at 3:57 AM

My wife felt a loose movements in jaw accompanied with a little pain since a few months ago. She saw physicians and orthodontists and all the x-ray images show nothing. At the morning she is almost fine but hour by hour gets worse. Some times she... (more)

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by 4873 · October 22, 2014 at 3:29 AM

Over the Holidays I spent a little time with a group of +70 yos. They were conceived during WW2, when food rationing was a normal in their countries of origin. Yet, when looking at their facial structures, compared to today's youth, their jaws... (more)

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Edward_J__Edmonds 0 · January 04, 2012 at 1:30 AM

I've always looked at people of all sorts of backgrounds and ages. It's something I do besides wander the isles of the grocery store reading labels. The older Germans are built well, I went to the cemetery a few months ago to look at grave stones,... (more)

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by -2 · October 21, 2014 at 4:23 AM

I was cheerlewdimg and i fell from a stunt which caused a concussion and jaw and ear discomfort. I can only move my jaw a little to the right but barley. It also has been affecting my ear? What happened?!

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