Understanding-Pain

Understanding Pain in less than 5 minutes, and what to do about it!

Understanding Pain in less than 5 minutes, and what to do about it!

Research suggests that chronic pain may not be a joint or muscle problem, rather a ‘re-wiring’ of the brain’s perception of itself. In other words, the brain has become more sensitive than before.

Credit for the video: http://www.hnehealth.nsw.gov.au/pain

Chronic pain affects almost one in four people across Northern Ireland. Local Health and Social Care Board figures estimate that 400,000 people are living with some form of persistent pain.