Article of the Day: Trigeminal Neuralgia

Article of the Day:
Trigeminal Neuralgia

Trigeminal neuralgia is a disorder of the trigeminal nerve—the fifth cranial nerve—which is divided into three branches and is responsible for chewing, producing saliva and tears, and sending facial sensations to the brain. The disorder causes episodes of sharp, stabbing pain in the cheek, lips, gums, or chin on one side of the face. The pain, while brief, is so severe that the sufferer often cannot do anything else while the attack lasts. How is trigeminal neuralgia treated? More…:

4 responses to “Article of the Day: Trigeminal Neuralgia

  1. If you have TN or know someone that has it My heart goes out to you. I don’t know because I wasn’t able to read the whole article but I have dealt with it on and off for over three years. I just recently found the information needed to get rid of it. I have put them into action and really am healing. It’s amazing and I want to spread the news to everyone that wants help with this horrible disease. You can read my story on my blog about my experience with TN or just reach out to me is love to help

    Liked by 1 person

  2. I do not want to go into the details of the pain but it’s not just sharp. Maybe more. 🙂 Episodes last for hours, and the scope is all over the head. In short, I do not want anybody. Many joys for many years, to everyone!

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply: (What... You're shy?)

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s