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Chronic pain: Managing it, living with it - Vancouver Sun

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Chronic pain: Managing it, living with it
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THE last day Heather Divine worked as a nurse was May 31, 1991. She even recalls the exact time she stepped down from her post: 3: 15 p.m..
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Mayo Clinic researchers say that adolescents with chronic pain need to avoid ... - News-Medical.net

Mayo Clinic researchers say that adolescents with chronic pain need to avoid ...
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Adolescents can have chronic pain, just like adults.
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5 Tips on How to Help a Friend With Depression - ILLUME Magazine

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5 Tips on How to Help a Friend With Depression
ILLUME Magazine
How can you help a friend with depression? According to the CDC 1 in 10 Americans suffer from depression.
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Exercise and Depression - A Positive Relationship

Exercise and Depression - A Positive Relationship | Catastrophizing your pain | Scoop.it
Exercise is a wonderful treatment tool for the treatment of anxiety and depression, either on its own or as part of a broader treatment plan.
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Dedicated service for chronic pain sufferers to be launched - The Courier

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Dedicated service for chronic pain sufferers to be launched
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Mr Neil said: “The Scottish Government is committed to providing the best possible care for people with chronic pain.
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'My life is controlled by the pain' - BBC News

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'My life is controlled by the pain'
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The number of painkilling prescriptions being issued to patients in Wales has risen 20% in the past five years.
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3 Questions Help Docs Predict Pain Course - MedPage Today - MedPage Today

3 Questions Help Docs Predict Pain Course - MedPage Today - MedPage Today | Catastrophizing your pain | Scoop.it
MedPage Today 3 Questions Help Docs Predict Pain Course - MedPage Today MedPage Today The questions -- combined with a normal work-up -- proved to be a more accurate predictor of persistent pain than work-up alone (C statistic 0.72 versus 0.62, net...
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ICBT for Chronic Pain

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ICBT for Chronic Pain - (U of R approved Survey asks Canadians with pain about using the Internet for #painmanagement therapy http://t.co/PaQWEwncP6 Win a pain book)...
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6 Things People Suffering From Chronic Pain Want Their Friends and Family to Know

6 Things People Suffering From Chronic Pain Want Their Friends and Family to Know | Catastrophizing your pain | Scoop.it
Being diagnosed with a condition that causes chronic pain can put a severe damper or even a hold on your life. So even if your friend or loved one isn't talking to you about it, here are some things you should know.
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Dr Derek Jones's curator insight, April 15, 2013 6:40 AM

Some simple but important messages for anyone who knows someone with chronic pain.

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How chronic pain affects you psychologically — The Punch ...

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Living with chronic pain means that you continue receiving signals from your nervous system (which is centre for most of our sensory activity) for weeks, months and even years. There might have been an initial event such as ...
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The Gender Gap in Pain - New York Times

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The Gender Gap in Pain
New York Times
These differences are particularly important for the millions of women living with chronic pain. An estimated 25 percent of Americans experience chronic pain, and a disproportionate number of them are women.
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Chronic Conditions in the UK | WorkingLupie

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Today is a guest post from the lovely Anya of The Patient Patient. Anya and I connected on Twitter and have been sharing our experiences living with chronic illness ever since. On Monday I posted my review of Escape Fire, ...
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Human resilience and the will to live with disease

Fibromyalgia podcast series. Fibrobulletin.wordpress.com.
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How to deal with your anxiety. Understanding how your brain works - The International News Magazine

How to deal with your anxiety. Understanding how your brain works - The International News Magazine | Catastrophizing your pain | Scoop.it
How to deal with your anxiety. Understanding how your brain works The International News Magazine A leading Australian psychologist who has invented an app to help people cope with their anxiety says understanding how the brain works is crucial in...
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The Psychology of Chronic Pain—Healing the Mind and Body

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The patients who come to the Behavioral Pain Medicine Program (BPM) have one symptom in common: chronic pain. “These patients have seen so many different doctors by the time they get to us, our job is to meet them ...
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Depression and Chronic Pain: Causes and Treatments

Depression and Chronic Pain: Causes and Treatments | Catastrophizing your pain | Scoop.it
Can chronic pain cause clinical depression? Here’s information about how chronic pain and depression interact and the effect each one has on the other.
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What chronic pain and illness make me miss the most - KevinMD.com

What chronic pain and illness make me miss the most - KevinMD.com | Catastrophizing your pain | Scoop.it
Even after twelve years of illness, I forget that his life has been impacted as much as mine by my health limitations.
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Acceptance as a process variable in relation to catastrophizing in multidisciplinary pain treatment - Baranoff - 2012 - European Journal of Pain - Wiley Online Library

Acceptance as a process variable in relation to catastrophizing in multidisciplinary pain treatment - Baranoff - 2012 - European Journal of Pain - Wiley Online Library | Catastrophizing your pain | Scoop.it
RT @morriseric: Acceptance as a process variable in relation to catastrophizing in multidisciplinary pain treatment http://t.co/uNwxeBfYia
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Giving Chronic Pain a Medical Platform of Its Own

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The medical branch of the National Academy of Sciences estimates that 116 million Americans suffer from chronic pain, which can alter the nervous system over time. (RT @dionPT: Giving Chronic Pain a Medical Platform of Its Own.
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Women in pain | Endometriosis — Specialist Pain Physio

Women in pain | Endometriosis — Specialist Pain Physio | Catastrophizing your pain | Scoop.it
Chronic pain is more commonly reported by women. Endometriosis affects 2 million women in the UK and can co-exist with other painful syndromes including back pain, IBS and pelvic pain.
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Chronic Pain? 11 Ways to Cope With A Lack of Support

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Targeting mental defeat among pain patients could prevent anxiety and ... - HealthCanal.com

Targeting mental defeat among pain patients could prevent anxiety and ...
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11 Chronic Pain Control Techniques

11 Chronic Pain Control Techniques | Catastrophizing your pain | Scoop.it
There are eleven specific imagery and chronic pain control techniques that are effective for pain control, such as mental analgesia, positive imagery and moving the pain.
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B.C. chronic disease clinic overwhelmed by applicants in first weeks ...

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Canada's first specialized clinic for patients with hard-to-treat chronic diseases has been flooded with phone calls and emails from prospective patients since it opened its doors this month. The new clinic at B.
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Explaining Chronic Pain in Children

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Young patients with unexplained chronic pain may no longer have to wait for diagnosis and treatment if they have a condition previously not reported in children, researchers report. Photo: By iStock. Young patients with ...
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