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Jaw is causing headache

Feb 24, 2017 9:51 AM

I woke up at 3:00 this morning and my jaw would not let go. I am seriously concerned. It is starting to get worse daily. Please if anyone has any helpful feedback I would appreciate it. Thank you in advance. You guys are awesome and I hope you all are doing well. Be blessed and have a great day.

Feb 24, 2017 10:15 AM

I get this same kind of thing (when I don't wake up with a migraine), although it sounds like you're clenching your jaw rather than grinding your teeth, which I am guilty of. Either way, a mouth guard that goes over your teeth should help. Or if you're like me and prefer the cheap version, I find that falling asleep while chewing gum or with gum in your mouth can also help your teeth from clenching together, reducing stress on your jaw. That is, if you can manage it. If your jaw is cramping up on the regular, more bananas or avocados should also help with that, unless it's caused by another underlying condition. Good luck!

Feb 24, 2017 2:37 PM

Thank you very much I appreciate that. I will try that tonight and get back to you.

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