For many people living with chronic pain, dealing with the suspicions of other people is tiring. People with chronic pain are constantly accused of faking or exaggerating their symptoms. There are far too many doctors, nurses, friends, even family members, who doubt our pain or treat us like a "drug seeker."
On MyChronicPainTeam, the social network and online support group for those living with chronic pain, members talk about a range of personal experiences and struggles. Being treated like a drug seeker is one of the most-discussed subjects.
Here are some conversations about being treated like a drug seeker:
Can you relate?
Have another topic you'd like to discuss or explore? Go to MyChronicPainTeam today and start the conversation. You'll be surprised just how many others may share similar stories.
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