WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT YOUR CLICKING JAW

There is no scientific evidence to suggest that clicking or popping sounds emanating from the jaw bone are cause for concern. These sounds happen to be quite common throughout the general population. Now, if this popping sound is accompanied by pain, stiffness or limited movement of the jaw then you’ll want to alert your dentist right away. This particular condition is known as “TMJ.” While painless jaw popping isn’t a serious medical problem, that doesn’t mean it isn’t bothersome ...more