Monthly Archives: September 2016

What are the symptoms and causes of chronic pain?

Pain specialists help patients develop a multi-faceted plan to manage pain symptoms and live normal productive lives. Chronic pain can stem from an illness or injury. In some cases, no specific cause is identified. People with chronic pain experience many of the following symptoms:

Mild to severe pain, often described as shooting, burning, aching or […]

Helping Create a Better Understanding of Chronic Pain

September is designated as Pain Awareness Month in an effort to create a better understanding of chronic pain and the daily, long-term effects it has on millions of Americans.

According to the Institute of Medicine, four in ten American adults suffer from chronic pain. Chronic pain is listed as the most common reason Americans seek […]