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What Does Chronic Pain Really Feel Like?

It isn't always easy to put into words the pain we feel everyday. It helps to talk about it with others who understand, so we asked our friend and blogger Bridie to describe chronic pain in her own words. Here's what she said:From the outside...… read more >
Posted 02/16/2017
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How to Be Your Own Chronic Pain Advocate

by Mara Rose. Mara has been living with chronic pain and endometriosis for the last 15 years. When I was in my late teens and early 20’s, I saw a lot of doctors before being diagnosed with fibromyalgia, endometriosis, and a slew of spine issues....… read more >
Posted 12/31/2016
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Nine Steps to Processing Your Chronic Pain Diagnosis

by Mara Rose. Mara has been living with chronic pain and endometriosis for the last 15 years. Your life changes when you receive a medical diagnosis. Since everyone processes things differently, here is what I’ve learned over the last 15 years of...… read more >
Posted 11/30/2016
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Your Answers: The Worst Chronic Pain Advice (Infographic)

We asked and you answered! We posted this question: What bits of "advice" do you wish people would stop telling you? and hundreds of you took the time to respond.What did we learn? From the unconcerned ("Just take a walk") to the plain unhelpful...… read more >
Posted 11/13/2016
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Chronic Pain: What People Don't See (Infographic)

There's so much more to chronic pain than meets the eye. Below the surface, living with chronic pain can mean days spent in bed, missed appointments, and alternate days when we seem "fine." We know that chronic pain comes with hundreds of possible...… read more >
Posted 10/03/2016
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Getting Started on MyChronicPainTeam

Maximize MyChronicPainTeam by sharing a little bit about yourself. This article will help you get started meeting great people on MyChronicPainTeam. When making new connections and fostering friendships, it’s always useful to start with...… read more >
Posted 07/12/2016
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