TMJ pain causing dizziness, full and crackling ears, and a headache in the temple

Do you experience jaw pain? Or do you clench and grind your teeth? If so, you are not alone. It is estimated that more than 20% of the general population at one time or another have symptoms related to the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). Your jaw or TMJ is the most commonly used joint in the …

Beats per minute and beats per measure – the two important BPMs of every song!

When should the dancer begin to bring his partner to his six- or eight-count footwork once the swing music begins? The answer is that he should start guiding her through any of the heavy beats of the song; that is, in account “1”, account “3”, account “5” or account “7”. These “basic rhythms” are the …

Second look: one woman, two countries, a mission of tolerance

We rarely write about Americans granted another citizenship by marriage who have chosen of their own free will. Karen is a US citizen by birth with a naturalized Egyptian citizenship in 2001 and her two children also have dual citizenship. She vowed to raise both children as Muslims while Karen embraces and adheres to Protestant …