Nesco Professional Grip'n Go Immersion Mixer – 30 Days of Hope Giveaway Week One

Nesco Professional Grip ‘n Go Immersion mixer is designed for maximum flexibility in the kitchen. Comes with 24 ounce mixing/measuring lidded cup, 24 ounce chopping bowl with blade, and whisk and stainless-steel frother Appliance has a nonslip rubber handle Handheld blender features five variable speed settings. Dishwasher safe. Measures 3 by 3 by 15 inches…

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Introducing 30 Days of Giveaways (and Hope!)

For the past two months, we’ve been contacting companies that sell products used by TMJ disorder patients, like blenders, pillows, heating pads, etc. And guess what? The response was overwhelming. One thing is clear. These companies stand behind YOU in your search for hope. It was mind boggling to see the amount of interest these…

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Hope

  Stay tuned for more information later this afternoon!

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TMJ Headache Article Published, Botox Approved for Migraine

First, we posted our TMJ headache overview article. It talks about the different types of headaches, and what you should do in general to treat them. Read more about TMJ related headaches… Next on the list, is Botox. Yesterday, the FDA approved Botox for the treatment of chronic migraine headaches (when a patient has headaches…

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How to…Prepare for Your First TMJ Dentist or Doctor Appointment

Before the Appointment If this is a specialist, make sure you have obtained the proper referrals from your primary care doctor Call the specialist as soon as you have the referral in your hand to see what their process is for new patients. Some specialists need a lot of paperwork, records, and will not see…

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How to Choose the Right TMJ Dentist or Doctor

Choosing the Right TMJ Disorder Doctor – Part One First, if you have not had a chance to read part one of this series, here is a summary of it: Research your area – Make a list of all the doctors near you that could be candidates. Prioritize your needs – What qualities are important…

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Starbucks Pumpkin Scones

Starbucks Pumpkin Scones 2 cups all-purpose flour 7 tablespoons sugar 1 tablespoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger 1/2 cup canned pumpkin

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Pumpkin Week Continues – Pumpkin Pancakes

Pumpkin Pancakes 2 cups all-purpose flour 3 tablespoons brown sugar 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon ground allspice 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 cups milk 1 cup pumpkin puree 1 egg 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 2 tablespoons vinegar Directions

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Tip Tuesday – Ergonomics for TMJD Patients: Part Three – Sitting at the Computer

Welcome to part three of our ‘Ergonomics for TMJ Disorder Patients’ series! This week, we’re covering how you should be sitting at the computer. Your feet should always be able to reach the floor! If you don’t have a footrest, tape up some phone books (who uses them these days anyway, LOL?). Even a backpack…

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Thai Pumpkin Soup – Pumpkin Week Day Two

Ingredients 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1 tablespoon butter 1 clove garlic, chopped 4 shallots, chopped 2 small fresh red chili peppers, chopped 1 tablespoon chopped lemon grass 2 1/8 cups chicken stock 4 cups peeled and diced pumpkin 1 1/2 cups unsweetened coconut milk 1 bunch fresh basil leaves Directions In a medium saucepan, heat…

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