Tethered Oral Tissues: Tongue-Tie and Your Family

Pat Pine / February 21, 2018

Ever pulled out a mirror and looked under your tongue? If so, you probably noticed a small bit of tissue connecting it to the floor of your mouth. That’s the lingual frenulum, one of many soft structures that make up your facial physiology. This tissue keeps the tongue in place and prevents it from moving around too much, which just happens to be one of the most important…

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Introduction to Myofunctional Therapy

Pat Pine / February 5, 2018

When’s the last time you thought about your teeth? How about the muscles in your jaw, or where your tongue rests when you’re not using it? We tend to forget about things like this as we go about our daily lives, yet all too often this is precisely where our most frustrating health issues originate. It’s surprising to learn that something as unassuming as the tongue can cause…

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