The Pain Chronicle

September 11, 2020
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Want better sleep? Curtail the cocktails

From zoom cocktail parties, to virtual vino and beer bash events, it seems that alcohol consumption has survived the pandemic. In fact, it’s up considerably and […]
September 4, 2020

Humor Heals

Laughter is the last thing you want to lose when you are facing a chronic illness, according to health experts who remind us that it has […]
September 3, 2020

New chronic pain study offers $375 stipend and free treatment

The University of Washington Research Study on Chronic Pain is seeking qualified individuals to participate in its study of the impact of Cognitive Therapy (CT), Mindfullness […]
September 3, 2020

A pain scale that measures quality of life, not pain!

Understood. That’s how many chronic pain sufferers feel following the validation of The American Chronic Pain Association‘s Quality of Life Scale, which “kicked its sidekick to […]
September 3, 2020

My Silent Wait

SPECIAL TO THE PAIN CHRONICLE – By Ellen Lenox Smith During this pandemic, many of you are experiencing what those of us have had to learn to […]