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Dr. Tennant discusses intractable pain

News

“Although prescription opioids were driving the increase in overdose deaths for many years, more recently, the large increase in overdose deaths has been due...

In July 2017 NFCPA was awarded an additional grant to continue development of its Patient-Centered Research Community to identify interventions...

Over 70% of pain patients feel that people do not believe their pain, according to an end-of-year survey issued by the National Fibromyalgia & Chronic Pain Association...

A national media survey reveals 63% believe that chronic pain is a major cause of opioid substance abuse, yet more (91%)...

Research

Researchers are investigating the impact of maternal chronic pain since a high proportion of women with children experience low back pain, headache, FM, and other

Abnormalities in brain patterns controlling physical responses to internal and external stimuli in fibromyalgia were discovered recently by Dr. Tor Dessert Wager a

CONGRATULATIONS!! to the inspiring and awesome Together Walk Organizers, volunteers, walkers, participants, and sponsors of 2016 and 2017.

Events

On Aug. 16, 2017, dinner lecture in Richmond, VA, for doctors and patients by Dr. Forest Tennant, a widely respected researcher and pain management

Jennifer Brea is inspiring!  After bringing awareness of CFS to the TED Talks stage, Brea worked with producer Alysa Nahmias to educate millions worldwide with Unrest.

Prestigious meeting for patients and clinicians on treatments and management skills.

Education

 Low-dose naltrexone (LDN) is gaining popularity as a pharmacological treatment option since it was shown in 2009 to reduce symptom severity in several conditions,…

 This past May, the Foundation for Chiropractic Progress (F4CP) joined forces with the National Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain Association (NFCPA)

Painful fatty tumors that appear anywhere on the body can become agonizing and inhibit activity. Dercum’s disease can mimic FM symptoms or be a co-exiting condition.

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