Pain Management Tips from Our Experts

Chronic pain changes lives. It impacts self-image, affects others, and interrupts life plans. It is a disease that is not understood or accepted often by the person who lives with it as well as others. Feeling angry is a normal reaction to pain hindering you from your regular life as it's nearly impossible to explain to loved ones how you can be impaired one day and bedridden the next.  

To help you navigate this difficult terrain, click here for a slideshow of tips, simple lifestyle changes and advice from our own experts: Ted Jones, PhD, CPE;  Thomas J. Purtzer, MD; Sean Mackey, MD, PhD; Roderick A. Borrie, PhD; and Susan McQuillan, MS, RDN, CDN.

Updated on: 09/08/17