Chronic Pain

THE BURDEN OF CHRONIC PAIN, ITS BIGGEST FIVE CAUSES AND TREATMENTS

THE BURDEN OF CHRONIC PAIN, ITS BIGGEST FIVE CAUSES AND TREATMENTS

Chronic pain is not just pain. When pain persists and becomes chronic it places a huge burden on the patient, their family and loved ones as well as the health care services and the wider community.

This blog presents some statistics that have helped us understand the magnitude of this burden as well as looking at the biggest causes of chronic pain and their treatment approaches.