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Unrecognized Causes of Pain

Often we know exactly the root cause of our pain and the options to treat it.

More worrisome is a pain that has been cropping up lately but we don’t know the cause. 352 more words

Pain Management

What I want others to know and understand about lupus and chronic pain

Chronic pain is not as common in teens and young adults, but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t exist. It’s not always something that can be seen, which makes it hard for others to understand. 882 more words

Lupus

Long Awaited Update

Hello everyone-

Sorry for my long vacation from my blog, but I’ve had a lot come up in the past few months. I recently started treatment for my endometriosis that hasn’t really worked out so well yet. 213 more words

Chronic Pain

Dealing with Lower Leg Pain

Lower leg pain can sometimes feel like an enigma.

There are many different causes of lower leg pain. Muscle cramps often occur due to dehydration, fatigue, overheating of the muscles and more. 324 more words

Pain Management

Cognitive Self-regulation to Control Chronic Pain

One-third of the entire U.S. population struggles with chronic pain.

The physical aspect of pain is not the only part that injures the patient. The emotional impact clinicians say is far greater. 294 more words

Pain Management

Living with Chronic Pain

Chronic pain is more common in American adults than cancer, diabetes, and heart disease combined.  It lasts for months or even years. It may come and go or be almost continuous.  652 more words

Chronic Medical Conditions

April 2015

I have been struggling with increased pain recently. Living here with the negativity and daily stress does affect how I feel. I am counting down the days to when I leave to visit family up north for five weeks. 413 more words

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