Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Pain

Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Pain

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Chronic pain includes many types of conditions from a variety of causes. This book is designed to help those suffering from chronic pain learn to better manage pain so they can get on with living a satisfying, fulfilling life. This resource stresses four concepts: each person with chronic pain is unique, and there is no one treatment or approach that is right for everybody; there are many things people with chronic pain can do to feel better and become more active and involved in life; with knowledge and experimentation, each individual is the best judge of which self-management tools and techniques are best for him or her; and, the responsibility for managing chronic pain on a daily basis rests with the individual and no one else. Acknowledging that overcoming chronic pain is a daily challenge, this workbook provides readers with the tools to overcome that test. A Moving Easy Program CD, which offers a set of easy-to-follow exercises that can be performed at home, is also included.Social workers are good for helping you decide how to solve financial and living arrangement problems and for locating appropriate community resources. ... your daily living needs and suggest assistive devices or rearrangements in and around your home to make life easier. ... If you cana#39;t be alone and you live with a family member who is away from home during the day, going to an adult or senior dayanbsp;...

Title:Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Pain
Author:Sandra M. LeFort, Lisa Webster, Kate Lorig, Halsted Holman, David Sobel, Diana Laurent, Virginia Gonzalez
Publisher:Bull Publishing Company - 2015-05-01


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