Silent minority

  We are not alone. So many people suffer with chronic pain. The numbers are staggering. Billions. We are a pretty silent billion though.   I often feel we are a silent minority. That no one wants to hear about our plight. “One of the hardest things about being chronically ill is that most people … Continue reading Silent minority

Chronic pain and personality

When we are coping with chronic pain we are reacting to a constant stressor in our lives. We are reacting emotionally. We are choosing responses and how to cope. Some of this is based on how typically respond to stress and our very personality. So how does personality affect how we cope with chronic pain? … Continue reading Chronic pain and personality