There are many challenges associated with caring for people with dementia. It’s a degenerative condition, so it gets worse as it progresses. The more and more someone diagnosed with dementia becomes affected by it, the more the behaviour they display changes.
According to Delta Dental, more than 15% of American Adults suffer from some type of chronic facial pain including headaches, earaches or jaw pain. Most of the source of this type of pain can be related to the temporomandibular joint caused by TMJ.