Sjogren’s Syndrome and Trigeminal Neuralgia

:facepalm:: Good grief. I shouldn’t be surprised, EVER, by a reader telling me that her physician informed her that Sjogren’s syndrome is just dry mouth and dry eyes. I’ve read and heard and seen this repeatedly. But I am. I feel surprised and disappointed and somewhat cranky. Every single stinkin’ time. Case in point: A reader recently…

The Monster in My Face: What the Pain of Trigeminal Neuralgia Feels Like

I am a big-time lover of everything scary. Scary movies, haunted houses, going to get the mail in my PJs, you know…scary. I still remember watching scary movies with my best friend Rachel when we were little girls. We would huddle up together in one chair, our eyes closed through most of the movie and…

How to Fight Trigeminal Neuralgia and Other Facial and Head Pain

Trigeminal Neuralgia (TN) is called “the worst pain known to mankind” and “the suicide disorder” by Medical Science. It causes severe unrelenting facial and head pain. It usually attacks one side of the face, but in rare instances can affect both sides. TN is not hopeless, but can be completely life-changing and a challenge, so…

Trigeminal neuralgia, type of nerve pain, is an early multiple sclerosis symptom

Trigeminal neuralgia, type of nerve pain, is an e A type of nerve pain, called trigeminal neuralgia, can be very hard to cope with and has become known as an early symptom of multiple sclerosis. Trigeminal neuralgia affects the fifth cranial nerve, trigeminal, which is responsible for the sensation in the face involved with biting and chewing….

Chiropractic Trigeminal Neuralgia Treatment

Our Los Angeles offices have been offering Blair Upper Cervical chiropractic trigeminal treatment for 16 years. Unlike medical care, whose aim is to prescribe painkilling medication to help mask the pain, Blair Upper Cervical care has the goal of increasing your bodies adaptive and healing potential by removing nerve irritation at the brain-stem (upper neck) level. In…

How To Treat Trigeminal Neuralgia

Are you looking to treat trigeminal neuralgia? Most of the people do not know about this disorder. Then you are at the right place. Trigeminal neuralgia (TN), also named tic douloureux, is a disorder that is considered by intermittent, killing pain in the face. Also recognized as prosopalgia, suicide illness, and fothergill’s disease, the pain…

Trigeminal Neuralgia One of the Most Painful Conditions Known To Man ( Read All Details )

Trigeminal Neuralgia Trigeminal neuralgia is a falls under the category of “facial pain” and is sometimes referred to as “atypical facial pain.”  The excruciating pain of trigeminal neuralgia originates in the trigeminal nerve. The trigeminal nerve is the fifth cranial nerve and is composed of three branches, the opthalmic, maxillary, and mandibular. Together they allow…

5 Things To Know About Trigeminal Neuralgia, The Worst Pain in the World

There are many different types of pain. As you may know, each is unique in its intensity and its characteristics. However, there’s one that’s commonly described as “the worst pain in the world”: trigeminal neuralgia. In order to better understand this disease, we’ll talk about it in this article. There are 12 pairs of nerves in the head….

Raising awareness to fight the pain of trigeminal neuralgia

Imagine feeling the pain of lightning strike your face. This is what it feels like having a condition called trigeminal neuralgia. My mom, Kathleen, has this. This disease is rare but is described by patients and medical professionals as the most painful condition known to mankind. I remember when my family and I were driving…