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How TMJ Pain Impacts Everyday Life

Submitted by Michael R. Cortese, D.M.D. on Wed 01/18/2017 - 09:00

The pain of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder can be localized, but you may find its effect on your life more widespread. Dr. Michael Cortese, well-known TMJ specialist in New Jersey, is very familiar with the effects of TMJ pain. Dr. Michael Cortese of Princeton Prosthodontics meets individuals that struggle with constant discomfort. Here, he reveals…

Tooth Brushing Tips for Those with TMD

Submitted by Michael R. Cortese, D.M.D. on Tue 01/03/2017 - 09:00

Dr. Michael Cortese of Princeton Prosthodontics is compassionate to those that suffer pain related to the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). He encourages anyone that is in pain to contact him for more information about diagnosis and treatment. In the meantime, Dr. Cortese wants patients to know how important it is not to let dental health habits…

Kids’ Snoring Could Indicate Sleep Apnea

Submitted by Michael R. Cortese, D.M.D. on Mon 12/19/2016 - 09:00

Experts estimate that 1 to 3 percent of children are affected by sleep apnea and experience significant side effects. Unfortunately, in children many of the symptoms of this condition are misinterpreted or mistaken for something else (e.g., attention deficit hyperactivity disorder). Dr. Michael Cortese of Princeton Prosthodontics urges parents to be mindful of the symptoms…

The Link between Sleep Apnea and Heart Disease

Submitted by Michael R. Cortese, D.M.D. on Sun 12/04/2016 - 09:00

Earlier this year, Dr. Michael Cortese blogged about the long-term health effects of sleep apnea. In the post, he mentioned the relationship between sleep apnea and heart disease. While it is unclear whether the sleep disorder causes heart disease, Dr. Cortese and fellow sleep apnea specialists know that the sleep disorder triples the risk of…

Can Exercise Improve the Symptoms of Sleep Apnea?

Submitted by Michael R. Cortese, D.M.D. on Sat 11/19/2016 - 09:00

Could the solution to sleep disordered breathing be as simple as a daily jog? A recent study indicates that regular exercise could help reduce the occurrence of sleep apnea symptoms. Here, Dr. Michael Cortese of Princeton Prosthodontics explains more.