Chronic Pain

8 Things Everyone Should Remember If you Have Someone with Chronic Pain

Chronic pain is a condition that we all cringe when we hear, right? Imagine being a person that suffers from pain for more than 3 months. We also know there are many conditions which cause chronic pain such as back...

The Side Effects of Chronic Pain No One Talks About

Written By Katrina Wilson It’s normal to talk about the side effects that everyone can see, but what about the side effects that aren’t seen? The ones nobody dare ask because they are afraid of the answer (and then wish they...

One of The Biggest Myths About Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Has Been Debunked

By FIONA MACDONALD, Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) or Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) is one of the most perplexing conditions out there. It affects up to 1 million Americans and as much as 2.6 percent of the global population, often triggering exhaustion so...

How Chronic Pain Killed My Husband

By Meredith Lawrence, Guest Columnist So much has been written about the opioid epidemic, but so little seems to be out there about what living with true chronic pain is like. My husband, Jay, lived and died in incredible pain...

6 Lies My Chronic Pain Tells Me on the Worst Days

I live with chronic pain. Some days it is bearable, relegated to the back of my mind. I feel the occasional sharp twinge, which reminds me it’s there, but I am able to be ignored for the most part....

Woking boy smiling after 11 years of chronic pain thanks to life-changing equipment

By:Christopher McKeon Dylan Carter, 11, has spent years on a mattress in his grandmother's front room as he cannot sit up without it causing him severe pain A boy from Woking finally has a smile on his face after 11 years...

7 Toxic Everyday Products That Can Worsen Fibromyalgia

It was found 16 percent of fibromyalgia patients also suffer from Multiple Chemical Sensitivity (MCS), a common condition showing symptoms such as headaches, exhaustion, pain in the abdomen and joints and brain fog etc. MCS can easily be triggered...

How I Discovered That Just A Few Drops Can Relieve Pain For The Whole...

by Anna Collins Tell me if you’ve you ever had one of these days? It’s Tuesday morning, but I woke up with my body feeling like it was Friday because Monday seemed to last for a full 96 hours. I got...

16 Things People In Chronic Pain Want You To Know

By Tea Lynn Moore 1. We try really hard to look good. We often hear “you don’t look sick” but the truth is that most of us try very hard to pass as normal. We rest before going out and take our...

19 Things People With Chronic Pain Want You to Learn During Pain Awareness Month...

By Erin Migdol Every September during Pain Awareness Month, chronic painpatients and advocates are urged to reach out to their friends, representatives and the medical community to raise the visibility of issues that affect their quality of life. Even among doctors, chronic...

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Small Nerve Fiber Study Finds Different Kinds of Fibromyalgia Exist.

by Cort Johnson | The evidence for central nervous system dysfunction in fibromyalgia is clear: the ascending pain producing pathways are overly activated, while the descending pain...

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