Here is a link that discuss the links between sleep deprivation and your immune system.
Prevention is always a good thing and that applies also for TMJ disorders.
This article shows some recent research regarding the prevention of TMJ disorders.
You can read it here: http://newsstand.clemson.edu/mediarelations/clemson-fsu-work-to-prevent-joint-disorders/
Is there a connection between poor sleep and Alzheimer’s ?
Read this article to get more insight:
The International Association for the Study of Pain has declared that the period of October 2013 to October 2014 is the Global Year against Orofacial Pain.
Visit thir website for more information.
August 6, 2013 – Septic arthritis of the temporomandibular joint: case reports and review of the literature
” The authors reviewed the available literature regarding the presentation, evaluation, treatment, and clinical course of TM joint septic arthritis, focusing on elements relevant to emergency physicians. Septic arthritis of the TM joint may be caused by [...]