Physical Health

How to Manage Chronic Pain

Too often, health care professionals and patients alike focus only on treating the symptoms of chronic pain yet fail to address the psychological and social factors that may be at the root of the problem. We want to provide health care professionals and patients with an informed understanding of chronic pain that will help them to develop more effective, patient-centered treatment strategies. Chronic pain affects about 30% of the population, and it’s a highly debilitating and under-reported condition. For many, it is a life-long health challenge that can not only be physically and emotionally painful but also extremely costly. Chronic...