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Do tension head ache hurt around my temples?
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Dr. David Tambor
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In brief: It may
During stressful times patients may clench their jaws.
This activates the anterior temporalis muscle. If this muscle is contracted for too long it will fatigue nd eventually spasm. These spasms are felt as pain in the area of the temples.

In brief: It may
During stressful times patients may clench their jaws.
This activates the anterior temporalis muscle. If this muscle is contracted for too long it will fatigue nd eventually spasm. These spasms are felt as pain in the area of the temples.
Dr. David Tambor
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