February 7-11 Weekly News Round-Up

This week on TMJ Hope, we had several important posts worth highlighting: First, we asked you if you would like to participate in our Patient Panel, to review TMJD related products & get sneak peaks of TMJ Hope’s new features (there is still time to enter if you haven’t already!). Also on Monday, the FDA…

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Poll: Do you think weather makes your jaw pain worse?

We’ll be publishing the results next week – stay tuned! What do you think? What types of weather make your TMJ disorder worse? Do you think one type of weather is more painful than another? Does one type of pain get worse with a particular type of weather? for example, do you get a migraine…

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Oatmeal Herb Bread & Tuscan Chicken Soup

With the incredibly windy, cold weather here in Georgia and all over the US, we thought some nice, warm comfort foods were in order.. Enjoy! Herbed Oatmeal Bread Ingredients: 1-1/3 cups water 1 cup rolled outs (not quick or instant oats, but regular) 3/4 cup orange juice 1-1/2 cups whole wheat flour 1/4 cup butter…

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Breaking: FDA Orders Review of TMJ Implants

Breaking news….. [quote style=”boxed”]Today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ordered three manufacturers of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) implants to conduct postmarket surveillance studies to determine the length of time before the implants are removed or replaced due to pain or other reasons.[/quote] More in depth analysis coming soon. In the meantime, the press release is…

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Do You Want Free TMJ Related Products?

Are you interested in free TMJ related stuff? Be a part of TMJ Hope’s patient test panel! Here are the qualifications you must meet: You personally must have TMJ disorder (this offer is not for friends or family members of someone with TMJD) You must be willing to use the product for a set amount…

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First Week of February Wrap-Up

I hope you all are staying warm despite the incredibly crazy weather all over the world right now! Here in Georgia, it’s rainy, gloomy, and cold… yuck! We’re ready for it to be over (and in the mean time, we’ll just hide under the blankets like our friend to the left there… hehe) . There…

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Managing a Pain Flare Up – Free Pain Journal Download!

If you’re anything like me, one of the things that I find the most frustrating about having TMJ disorder (or any chronic pain condition, really) is the instability of it… Often, the pain is not steady or stable, and it is hard to know how I am going to feel from one day to the…

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TMJ Hope Weekly Wrap Up

Have lots of people in your family been sick lately? Im finally getting over the flu…. Still tired, but wanting to get back to life! Today we are introducing a new weekly post… A weekly wrap up. Every Friday, we will cover any TMJ related research or health related news that we feel you might…

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State of the TMJ Hope Union

Welcome to TMJ Hope’s new website! Instead of New Years Resolutions, we thought we would start a new tradition of coming up with three words that will be our guidelines for the coming year. We will use these words as guidance for how we should focus our efforts in 2011. 1. Listen Our pledge to…

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Best of 2010 – Your Favorites!

2010 has been quite the year for TMJ Hope. From the first post back in April, to 30 Days of Hope giveaways, there were many posts & articles to choose from for our “Best Of” list.  So, we calculated your favorites based on two things – number of comments, and number of views. Here are…

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