Long-term consequences of chronic pain


Next time someone asks me to recall something I was told 5 minutes ago and I can’t remember I’m going to quote this.

EDS and Chronic Pain News & Info

Long-term consequences of chronic pain: mounting evidence for pain as a neurological disease and parallels with other chronic disease states. – PubMed – NCBI | Pain Med. 2011 Jul;

Here’s an official PubMed article documenting the damage of chronic pain.

OBJECTIVE: This article reviews the potential physical and psychological consequences of chronic pain and the importance of implementing effective therapeutic strategies to mitigate the harms associated with inadequate treatment.

RESULTS: A review of recent literature examining the neurobiology and pathophysiology of chronic pain reveals that this highly prevalent condition negatively impacts multiple aspects of patient health, including

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