Holding down a job and doing well at that job is difficult with chronic pain. Our pain may require rest and slowing down to recover. It is difficult to predict how our pain will be day to day. There are manageable days and can't-get-out-bed days. Sometimes bosses and coworkers are not understanding.
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. Working with chronic pain is one of the most discussed subjects.
Here are some question-and-answer threads about working with chronic pain:
Here are some conversations about working with chronic pain:
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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