The toll of shrinking jaws on human health

Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 08:52 in Health & Medicine

For many of us, orthodontic work – getting fitted with braces, wearing retainers – was just a late-childhood rite of passage. The same went for the pulling of wisdom teeth in early adulthood. Other common conditions, including jaw pain and obstructed sleep apnea – when slack throat muscles interrupt breathing during rest – also just […]

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