Chronic Pain

Chronic pain can begin with an injury or a problem such as a bulging disk in the spine. It can be associated with complex syndromes such as fibromyalgia. Or you may experience it as headaches, back pain, joint pain, nerve pain, or a myriad of other localized symptoms.

A Leading Expert Explains Cancer Pain

How being open about your pain will help you get the treatment you need

Should You Use Opioids for Your Chronic Pain?

A leading expert tells you what you should know before taking these powerful painkillers

Expert Advice on Getting Health Insurance and Affordable Care for Chronic Pain

What you need to know to get your treatment and medications covered

Expert Advice on Living With Chronic Pain

Accepting pain is the first step to living a good life in spite of it

Keeping Your Marriage Healthy When You're in Pain

Patients share their struggles and successes with staying close

What You Should Know About Painkiller Addiction

Most people can follow simple guidelines to use these drugs safely and effectively

Real Life Strategies for Coping with Chronic Pain

Patients and experts share surprising ways you can bring the joy back and lessen the pain