TMJ: That Marvelous Joint (pt 2)

Back for more? Read on for the thrilling conclusion (?) of this two-parter on TMJ, part of a larger series on performance anxiety. While the night guard, pills, physical therapy, and massages did help immensely, they did not cure me of my pain. Months later, the most I could practice in a day would be …

TMJ: A three-letter hurdle (pt 1)

Remember when I said I was going to devote a whole blog post to the pressures of the sophomore year “petition to major,” or “barrier” jury? Well, lucky you– you’re getting two of them!  And they ain’t pretty. So, if you’ve been following along, you now understand that performance anxiety is anxiety– it doesn’t matter …