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 My throat hurts when i swallow, cough, yawn, and eat.?
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 Why is my husband getting these horrible headache's ?
He's 23 year's old and has these horrible headache's that can make him not even know what hes talking about , it makes him get so sick to his stomach that he's throws up.We went ...


 Do painkillers really work or is it all in the mind?
I mean would a placebo do the trick for some people? I personally find that painkillers , no matter how strong , do not alleviate pain....


 What can I do for really bad gas pain?
I went to the ER Monday because it was so bad I couldn't breathe so they gave me a shot of Toradol but by time I got to the ER it already let up which was like 8 or 10 minutes. The doctor did an ...


 how can i change the way i sleep?
i sleep facedown and it's damaging my back, i wake up with a backache, i've tried sleeping on the floor but i can't sleep if it isn't facedown, how can i get use to sleep sideways ...


 Is it possible to eat a firework then swallow a lit match and set it off?
Please no sarcasm, unless it's funny... thanks!...


 What can cause a headache everyday?
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 Ahhh what is wrong with me!!!!!!?
I have a terrible headache on the left side right between the eye and ear. In addition to that my left eye hurts and I cannot see in my right eye, This is the second time it has happened to me! It ...


 what type of doctor should i see for knee pain?
Im only 31 and was told by my doctor that it was arthritis,the prob. started with just one knee & now its both. its weird because they only hurt if i go down the stairs or bend my knees in a ...


 I am having problems with my hips, im only 18!!?
Recently I have had problems when walking and other activities. The pain is mostly in my right hip but also affects my knees? Any ideas?...


 is it ok to eat valium and methadone at the same time?
I gotta friend who is getting off pain killers and they just put him on methadone- he also takes anti-anxiety meds everyonce and awhile. He didn't want to tell the clinic that b/c he was scared ...


 Why Does My Jaw Keep Locking Up?
My jaw keeps locking up and clicking. It seems to only do it on the left side though. It's been going on for about 3 or 4 months now, and it's really irritating.

Sometimes when I...


 Why is it human nature that when you say your in pain, no one believes you or they think it is not that bad?
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 How do you ease a toothache?
I haven't had a toothache since years ago when I was in elementry school. The pain has been going on for a few days...and it's not stopping. To top that off, the pain is in several teeth ...


 after playing sport i get bad cramp in my leg?
I love playing sport but each time i play football or hockey or rugby i get cramp it lasts hours on end! any way to get rid of it? ive tryed stretching rubbing, massarging it walking it off nothing ...


 My stomach hurts so bad!!?
My lower stomach hurts. Not like upset, but a full blown pain. I've puked up my lunch and have nothing left in me, but I'm still in pain. It hurts so bad I've started crying. What ...


 Has anyone ever had a charlie horse or know why it happens?
What i define as a charlie horse is a random pain in the leg and it feels like your calf muscle is being tightened or pulled. It lasts about a few seconds but i cant do anything. I cant describe how ...


 ear is killing me... ear infection? help please!?
Okay, so here's the deal.
about two hours ago my ear felt like it was plugged. maybe a little water or something.
i tried to ignore it, but it just wouldn't go away.
so maybe ...


 Should I see a doctor?
I tweaked my knee about 2 months ago. I was walking down the stairs when I did, and i heard my knee popped. It hurt for about 2 weeks. Then after that it was ok but it didnt feel the same. It felt ...


 Should a person have to live in pain?
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HaNNaH
my jaw hurts should...i go to the hospital?
uhh my jaw is hurting really bad in the back..it's so bad to the point where i can't chew anything! it's only in the back left though....should i ask my mom to take me to the hospital it's hurting soo bad to where i'm crying at the moment!
                     




Christian C
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you should go one more day to see how it feels. if it still hurts, then you should go check it out.

hope this helps :)


Rug Bug
its called tmj... look it up.. good luck to you


flashheart
maybe a dentist

this is why your mom told you to clean your teeth


organizeddivas
Do you have your wisdom teeth yet? If not it might be that or it could be TMJ. Go to the dentist if you think it is your wisdom teeth or if you think it could be TMJ then go see an ear, nose & throat specialist.


Cherri Lane
its tmj...you may consider some medical assistance and pain meds. Tell your mom asap. Hope you feel better.


Penny
I would go to the dentist.


I <3 the Holidays
I agree with the other posters about seeing a dentist.

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Common symptoms of TMD include:

Pain or tenderness in the face, jaw joint area, neck and shoulders, and in or around the ear when you chew, speak or open your mouth wide
Limited ability to open the mouth very wide
Jaws that get "stuck" or "lock" in the open- or closed-mouth position
Clicking, popping, or grating sounds in the jaw joint when opening or closing the mouth (which may or may not be accompanied by pain)
A tired feeling in the face
Difficulty chewing or a sudden uncomfortable bite – as if the upper and lower teeth are not fitting together properly
Swelling on the side of the face
Other common symptoms include toothaches, headaches, neckaches, dizziness, earaches, hearing problems, upper shoulder pain, and ringing in the ears (tinnitis).

How Is TMD Diagnosed?
Because many other conditions can cause similar symptoms – including a toothache, sinus problems, arthritis, or gum disease – your dentist will conduct a careful patient history and clinical examination to determine the cause of your symptoms.

He or she will examine your temporomandibular joints for pain or tenderness; listen for clicking, popping or grating sounds during jaw movement; look for limited motion or locking of the jaw while opening or closing the mouth; and examine bite and facial muscle function. Sometimes panoramic X-rays will be taken. These full face X-rays allow your dentist to view the entire jaws, TMJ, and teeth to make sure other problems aren't causing the symptoms. Sometimes other imaging tests, such as magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) or a computer tomography (CT), are needed. The MRI views the soft tissue such as the TMJ disc to see if it is in the proper position as the jaw moves. A CT scan helps view the bony detail of the joint.

Your dentist may decide to send you to an oral surgeon (also called an oral and maxillofacial surgeon) for further care and treatment. This oral healthcare professional specializes in surgical procedures in and about the entire face, mouth and jaw area.


jamie2769
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I would go to the dentist instead. They can help you with TMJ Disorders and such


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