Chewing Gum and Stress Relief – What Does The Research Say?

  In 2008, a study of the effects of chewing gum on stress relief was undertaken byAndrew Scholey, Ph.D., professor of Behavioral and Brain Sciences, Swinburne University in Melbourne, Australia. He looked at what happens to the levels of a hormone called Cortisol when someone chews gum. Cortisol is a hormone that is released by […]

We Discuss How We Can Help With Your Jaw Pain at the Avenue Clinic

We Discuss How We Can Help With Your Jaw Pain at the Avenue Clinic

  TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT The TMJ or the Temporomandibular joing  is located just in front of the ear and is composed of the temporalis bone and the mandible. There is  a little disc within the joint and a group of chewing muscles. There is great variability in the shape of the two halves of the joint, […]