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coping with chronic pain tmj

i have tmj.. temp mandibule bar joint.. yes spilled.. whatever. im in pain right now lol bare with me..i have had it since like 2003 i grind my teeth when im stressed or even happy..which is the worst part.. its kinda of out of my control.. like when im going to hug my son.. i wont even think twice and clench down.. or when im having sex and having and orgasm . clench down . anywy.. does anyone else have this probem,.. first off im sorry if u do bc i f**king sucks.. what do u to cope.?. do u use more aleve or motrin.. i have rotating between the two. do u still eat chewing chrunchy foods.. do u still do oral on dh or so u ice more then heat.. ?anywys thanks

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Asked by Anonymous at 4:37 PM on Aug. 3, 2009 in Health

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  • What treatments have you had? There are available. At the least, you should be sleeping with a mouthguard. A chiropractor can probably help.

    Answer by rkoloms at 6:55 PM on Aug. 3, 2009

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