Frequent Symptoms

A wide variety of symptoms are often related to jaw problems caused by Impaired Oral Functions (IOF). The body functions as a whole unit that is supported by many elements. The mouth has a primary role in the ease of breathing, swallowing and speaking. These functions are the most biological functions and effect the whole body.

 

Many symptoms are often thought to be related to other factors. The scientific nature of OSB Therapy allows the origin of these, and other symptoms, to be tested by an OSB provider.

PAIN PROBLEMS

• Head Pain
• Neck Pain
• Facial Pain
• Posture Related (Back, Leg, Etc.)
• Ear (Dizziness, Stuffiness, Etc.)

PROBLEMS WITH JAW USE

• Attention Sometimes Needed For Swallowing Or Speaking
• Difficulty Eating
• Variable Shortness of Breath

APPEARANCE

• Poor Posture
• Dark Circles Under Eyes
• Tired Appearance
• Weight Concerns

ON EDGE FEELINGS (Fight or Flight)

• Often Thought To Be “Stress,” “Anxiety,” Or Panic Disorder
• Feeling “Driven,” Always Thinking
• Feeling Restless When Laying Down

SNORING

• Concern to Others
• Awaken Yourself, Snorts, Gasps
• Startled Awakening, Rapid Heart Rate

ENERGY

• Poor Sleep
• Tired In The Day, Low Energy
• Feeling Sleepy During the Day

SWALLOWING

• Extra Attention Needed for Swallowing Tablets
• Frequent Clearing of Throat
• Choking on Saliva

SPEAKING

• Stuttering
• Mixing Up Words
• Losing Train of Thought

PAIN PROBLEMS

• Head Pain
• Neck Pain
• Facial Pain
• Posture Related (Back, Leg, Etc.)
• Ear (Dizziness, Stuffiness, Etc.)

PROBLEMS WITH JAW USE

• Attention Sometimes Needed For Swallowing Or Speaking
• Difficulty Eating
• Variable Shortness of Breath

APPEARANCE

• Poor Posture
• Dark Circles Under Eyes
• Tired Appearance
• Weight Concerns

ON EDGE FEELINGS (Fight or Flight)

• Often Thought To Be “Stress,” “Anxiety,” Or Panic Disorder
• Feeling “Driven,” Always Thinking
• Feeling Restless When Laying Down

SNORING

• Concern to Others
• Awaken Yourself, Snorts, Gasps
• Startled Awakening, Rapid Heart Rate

ENERGY

• Poor Sleep
• Tired In The Day, Low Energy
• Feeling Sleepy During the Day

SWALLOWING

• Extra Attention Needed for Swallowing Tablets
• Frequent Clearing of Throat
• Choking on Saliva

SPEAKING

• Stuttering
• Mixing Up Words
• Losing Train of Thought