Richard Selzer Quotes (Author of Mortal Lessons)
WHY IM GETTING JAW SURGERY (what's wrong with my face)
I did not like to smile after I had a terrible car accident almost 10 years ago. Not because I was unhappy but because my face looked so out of alignment and my smile looked so unnatural. I was very uncomfortable when I spoke to people in person because I was afraid the other person would notice my unnatural, uneven smile. I did not like having my photo taken back then because I was loosing my confidence. I never thought I would have a big smile again! We move our mouth unconsciously throughout the day when we talk, eat or even when we are sitting in front of the computer. Paying attention to the movement really helps to correct and retrain the movement of the mouth area which in the end can result in it be more symmetrical.
Earlier studies have shown the first 1, days after conception strongly influence a person's life expectancy and susceptibility to chronic diseases - as well as a shifted bite. The primary marker used to identify early life stress is low birth weight, which can indicate poor nutrition of the mother during pregnancy.
Stroke can lead to death or long-term disability, such as partial paralysis or loss of memory, speech or other important abilities. New treatments are available that can save lives or minimize the damage from a stroke. The sooner patients get treatment, the better their chances of full recovery. That's why it is important for everyone to know the warning signs and what to do. Nobody wants to believe it's a stroke. So they wait for the symptoms to go away. And sometimes the symptoms do disappear.