Oh Jeannie, TMJ = YUCK!
I had TMJ in the left side for a long time. Ended up having surgery to correct a very disfigured piece of cartilage. That cartilage was the main reason for my lock-jaw episodes. That was when I was 17 years old. Depending on how I positiond my lips and tongue, I could play a song with my popping jaw!! I know - WEIRDO!!! Fast forward to now - it was the start of my Fibro..... I don't have any more lock-jaw moments, but I do have to be careful how hard I bite or how big I make my mouth! LOL. I know your pain and frustration all too well.
I can do anything through Jesus Christ who strengthens me. I have learned in whatever state I am in to be content.Phillipians4:11-13
35 years old. Diagnosed with Lupus in 2000. Fibromyalgia, Anti-phospholipid syndrome(APS)(stroke, 2002), Sjogren's, Raynaud's, Libman Sach's Endocarditis, vasculitis, sacroiliitis, arthritis (neck), anxiety, Chinook migraines. Prednisone, Imuran, Coumadin, Clobazam, Amitriptyline, Didrocal, Cozaar, Zoloft, Neurontin, calcium, multi-vitamin, vitamin D, Magnesium, vitamin B6, Acidophilus
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