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Chronic pain: Causes, concerns and potential treatments

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Are you suffering from chronic pain? Chronic pain can be persistent, recurring or even constant? It can have a severe impact on your quality of life and make it incredibly difficult to stay active and look after your health. Chronic pain can stop you from working and impact your personal life. People who suffer from chronic pain are often incredibly irritatable and may even suffer from depression. This is particularly true when they can’t get the treatment that they might desperately need. It’s worth exploring what can cause chronic pain as well as the concerns and the possible treatment options. That way if you are dealing with this issue, you will be able to get the support that you might desperately need.  Image Causes There is actually a range of different causes of chronic pain. It could be an injury that you sustained a while ago. For instance, you might have been lifting heavy items the wrong way when moving house. If you lift items with your back rather than bending your legs, there’s a good chance that you will damage your ligaments. They may not hurt straight away and the pain could actually take months or even years to fully emerge. However, when it does the impact can be absolutely catastrophic and even affect mobility.  Alternatively, you might be suffering from RSI. RSI or repetitive strain injury is the most common injury that occurs in a typical workplace. You’ll be at risk of developing this pain if you spend hours typing in the wrong… Read More