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Old 06-24-2005, 07:10 AM   #4
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Re: Help with TMJ/trigeminal neuralgia

Hey Marcy!

I just thought of another thing I used to do. I would wear a mouth guard while I slept. There was a time when I would wake up and my jaw and head would hurt really badly. I bought a guard at the pharmacy and it really helped!! I think I had added stress in my life that triggered it. I guess it reduced the grinding I was doing. Just a thought.

Definitely be persistent with the doc! Sometimes that is all we can do!! Good luck!!
Drew