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Constant tension?? headaches

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breakfastbap Tue 30-Aug-16 15:15:40

I've got almost constant head & temple aches. I think its due to tension, when I try and think about where the pain comes from Im aware I hold my teeth firmly together all the time.

My temples are tender to the touch and the aches travel down around my jaw and neck too.

I had my eyes tested about 18 months ago and I didnt need glasses (age 43) but I do think staring at a computer / ipad screen all day isnt helping.

Can anyone recommend any techniques to stop me clenching my jaws and relax my face?

StrongBelwas Thu 01-Sep-16 20:25:53

Go to the dentist, it sounds like a TMJ problem.

Try ibuprofen, heat and only eating soft food in the meantime. If you google TMJ exercises there's loads of them to try.

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