Regulating emotions with chronic pain

We all know chronic pain brings with it a hefty emotional toll. And we know that chronic pain does alter our neurotransmitter balance. A study from UNSW Sydney and NeuRA¬†(published in the European Journal of Pain) found that people with chronic pain also have a specific imbalance of neurotransmitters in the part of the brain … Continue reading Regulating emotions with chronic pain

Research continues to show women experience pain differently than men

The differences between men and women in how they experience pain are fascinating. More so in the sense that this was really not known in recent history. It brings up the fact that even now women are not included in as much research as we should be and a lot about our bodies is a … Continue reading Research continues to show women experience pain differently than men