In recent years, researchers have proven a multidisciplinary approach to chronic pain management can offer substantial and sustained pain relief.
The following pain-relief tips are often times effective for many types of pain conditions when combined with a comprehensive treatment plan. Check them out.
When it comes to pain management, women need to research their options, find good health care providers and become self-advocates.
The basics on how to successfully transition back to full productivity at your job while living with chronic pain.
Women are more likely to have chronic pain but less likely to get the medical care they need.
Methadone is often used in the fight against opioid addiction, but long travel times in rural areas may be hampering efforts to get more people treated.
My hope is that a reckoning for chronic pain in women is not far off. Improved awareness and targeted research will elevate chronic pain’s status from “invisible” to “visible,” leading to faster diagnoses and will end long-term suffering.
Women are more likely to be diagnosed with chronic pain and yet, when we ask for pain management help, we’re more apt to be told that the problem is "all in our head."
Both over-the-counter and prescription medicines are frequently recommended and used for pain relief, but there are safe and effective alternatives for pain management.
Taking control of painful symptoms is challenging under even the best of circumstances. Yet, taking affirmative steps in this regard can be empowering. These five tips can help you manage your pain both on your own and in connection with others.
The majority of women living with chronic pain say it affects their ability to live a full and active life. Learn more about what women shared during our boutron survey.
Understanding women from the perspectives of both sex and gender are going to be critical as we look to drive sustainable change in the health arena, particularly in pain management.
Chronic pain is a real physical condition, but the reality is that sometimes, health care providers can’t relieve the pain medically. That’s when CBT can play a significant role.