You can’t help where these attacks happen, babe. It’s not your fault. You have nothing to be ashamed of. I love you, let’s just get you home so I can take care of you, okay?
As the U.S. seeks to curb the deadly opioid epidemic across the country, many of the estimated 50 million Americans who suffer from chronic pain say they can’t get the medications they desperately need to [More]
The under-treatment of pain – which affects 100 million Americans – has been a focus of the Center’s work since its founding in 1984. This year’s Annual Dinner theme, HEALING WHAT HURTS: THE POLITICS OF [More]
SUBSCRIBE: FACEBOOK: WEBSITE: Your body has an living, breathing alarm system (the nervous system) that tells us what happens to us. This is important to tell us when we’re injured (i.e. step [More]
Many chronic pain sufferers are told they “Need to strengthen”… but is that good advice?? 🤔 💪 will that actually help them resolve chronic pain? Let’s look at a visual demonstration that should help illustrate [More]
At the Plain Dealer and, reporters deal in facts. So, it may seem out of character that we also have a gut feeling that you and we are connected through the stories we share. [More]
Chronic pain can be debilitating, but there are ways to help your mind and body manage pain. Matthew Schumann, licensed psychologist with Mayo Clinic, discusses factors that impact pain, and reviews evidence-based self-management strategies to [More]
Dr. Freda Lewis-Hall, Pfizer’s Senior Medical Advisor, offers insight into chronic pain, which affects one in three Americans. Learn what it is, how it can affect people physically and mentally, and how to clearly communicate [More]
For years people with conditions such as fibromyalgia, endometriosis, chronic fatigue or bad back pain – to name just a few – have been told the pain is all in their head. With no obvious [More]