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Frustrated with the effectiveness of their current chronic pain treatment, many patients (up to 40%), especially those living with chronic pain, turn to natural supplements in hopes of finding disease-modifying relief.
Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs) were created for use in acute bouts of pain, rather than long term relief. The American Chronic Pain Association suggests the recommended way to use NSAIDs is to take the lowest effective dose for the shortest period of time. But for many arthritis patients- there is no “shortest period of time.”
For starters, you don’t have to “cheer up” or try to make yourself feel better.
Sandi describes her pain
Dr. Laurie writes about how choosing a different visual image to represent pain has dramatic results, both emotionally as well as physically.