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How does pain work?

When we experience pain, we’re used to thinking that this means that something is wrong. Of course sometimes pain does come on after an injury. However, new information about the ways our bodies function tells us that we can begin to think about pain differently. Some of this new information should actually help us to learn how to decrease our pain.

Persistent pain and your mental health

People with persistent pain can become discouraged and fearful about their life now and in the future. Depression and anxiety are both medical conditions which can be successfully treated. Learn more about treatment providers and methods available here.

Persistent pain frequently asked questions

Our experts answer frequently asked questions about pain, why it persists and how to get back to regular activity after experiencing pain.

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