Chronic pain widespread in Canada

Pain is a complex beast that needs complex treatment. But there is a lot of chronic pain stigma. And we can't all afford the chronic pain treatments available. While there is an opiate stigma preventing one form of chronic pain treatment. The Angus Reid Institute released a survey Friday showing chronic pain is a much … Continue reading Chronic pain widespread in Canada

Pain management and pain medication

My doctor had taken me off my slow release tramadol on the recommendation of a neurologist I had seen for a consultation set up by the insurance company for my short-term. He thought I was on too many medications so we cut down on a lot. And he thought the tramadol was causing rebound headaches … Continue reading Pain management and pain medication