A newer version of the Jawbone has since been released by Aliph, improving on the older model in just about every way.
It could take anywhere from three to six months for the jawbone and tissue to grow around the implant.
This is important because the jawbone and surrounding tissue need to actually grow into the implant.
If periodontal disease is severe, jawbone loss will be detected in x rays of the teeth.
When an osteosarcoma develops in the jawbone, the entire lower jaw is removed.
Pressing the small intestine 17 (just below the earlobes in the indentations behind the jawbone) may also help in the functioning of the ear's balancing mechanism.
When a toothache is left untreated, a severe infection may develop and spread to the sinuses or jawbone, and eventually cause blood poisoning.
Sometimes, particularly in adults, corrective orthognathic surgery is required to shorten or lengthen a jawbone.
Aliph Jawbone: The most notable feature on this particular device is the small sensor that makes contact with your jawbone, hence its name.
One of the better (mono) Bluetooth headsets that complements the svelte appearance of the Palm Pre is the Aliph Jawbone II.