Jaw health is a critically important factor in the health of human beings. It not only impacts the ability to consume food, it has the potential to alter the chemistry throughout a person’s entire body. As this problem is becoming more recognized in people suffering from many different health issues, it has also revealed how increasingly widespread jaw dysfunction is. I have learned this firsthand. I would like to share a small part of my own health crisis, to illustrate how jaw and dental health can cause serious and wide-ranging health problems. In August of 2018 I was trying to write a blog for Body Kinetics, I titled it, “My Health Blog,” I only got one paragraph into it before I must have walked away from it for the evening. Here is that single paragraph, written 3 days before my health began spiraling out of control.