Pain: Hope Through Research


If you have chronic pain or chronic illness, you should be following this blog. Always good posts here!!

EDS Info (Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome)

EDS and Chronic Pain News & Info

http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/chronic_pain/detail_chronic_pain.htm

Another reliable and scientific “chronic pain” site from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke within the National Institutes of Health.

In 1931, the French medical missionary Dr. Albert Schweitzer wrote, “Pain is a more terrible lord of mankind than even death itself.” Today, pain has become the universal disorder, a serious and costly public health issue, and a challenge for family, friends, and health care providers who must give support to the individual suffering from the physical as well as the emotional consequences of pain.

The table of contents lists many chapters about history of pain, acute vs chronic, diagnosis, treatment, gender, aging, research, and an appendix with chapters on the spine and nervous system, even including one on marijuana.

Table of Contents

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About teeks55

I'm a sleep deprived antique dealer with fibromyalgia, osteoarthritis, diabetes & more. Love hubby, cats, books & humor! Avid tea drinker. Poker player. Pain fighter.
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