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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chronic_pain

Chronic pain is pain that lasts a long time. In medicine, the distinction between acute and chronic pain is sometimes determined by an arbitrary interval of time ...

www.webmd.com/pain-management/guide/understanding-pain-management-chronic-pain

May 11, 2017 ... Everyone feels pain from time to time, but chronic pain is different. Find out what causes chronic pain and how it can affect your emotional ...

medlineplus.gov/magazine/issues/spring11/articles/spring11pg5-6.html

Chronic pain is often defined as any pain lasting more than 12 weeks. Whereas acute pain is a normal sensation that alerts us to possible injury, chronic pain is ...

www.spine-health.com/conditions/chronic-pain/chronic-pain-a-disease-why-does-it-still-hurt

People with severe, chronic back pain know how it can utterly disrupt and damage one's life. Chronic back pain can be cruel—making it hard to enjoy even the ...

www.emedicinehealth.com/chronic_pain/article_em.htm

Nov 28, 2016 ... Chronic pain: Pain (an unpleasant sense of discomfort) that persists or progresses over a long period of time. In contrast to acute pain that ...

www.medicinenet.com/chronic_pain/article.htm

Read about chronic pain treatments like NSAIDs, therapy, acupuncture, pain killers, narcotics, magnets, nerve blocks, cannabis, biofeedback, antidepressants,  ...

www.healthline.com/health/chronic-pain

May 16, 2017 ... Chronic pain is pain that lasts for at least 12 weeks. Learn about the causes, risk factors, and treatments for chronic pain.

theacpa.org/What-Is-Chronic-Pain

If you live with chronic pain, you know that chronic pain is different. Ed Covington, MD, director of the Cleveland Clinic Pain Management Program, explains ...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/310834-overview

Jan 24, 2017 ... Chronic pain syndrome (CPS) is a common problem that presents a major challenge to health-care providers because of its complex natural ...

theacpa.org

To facilitate peer support and education for individuals with chronic pain and their families so that these individuals may live more fully in spite of their pain.