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How to Manage Back Pain

59 million Americans are experiencing back pain right now, making it the most common form of pain in the country. 80% will have back pain at some point in their lifetime… 414 more words

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Tuesday was my first intensive spinal rehabilitation physiotherapy session. The only word that really scared me, out of that sentence was “intensive”. Having done zero exercise for the past seven years, any sentence with the word intensive in it is prone to do that. 1,593 more words


Education Segment: Self Management Tools - What Works for You?

When you join our support group we recommend you take a chronic pain self management program (CPSMP). We think these courses help you understand what is happening in your body, why you are feeling pain and how you can be an active manager of your pain experience.  757 more words


Different Priorities

People are kind of ridiculous, and I don’t mean anyone in particular really, just people. In general. All of us.

There are very few people who can recognize and… 433 more words


How To Parent When You Have Chronic Pain

There are many parents who live with chronic pain but feel guilty about not being able to be there fully for their children. However, don’t push yourself and make it worse, or you could be out of commission for far longer. 457 more words

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Which Life is Better?

I just read an article about a boy who was diagnosed with juvenile idiopathic arthritis at 13 months.  Yes, months.  This is, of course, after they did test after test, hospital stays, and waited 6 months to see a rheumatologist. 183 more words

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