Chronic Pain and High-impact Chronic Pain Among U.S. Adults, 2019 – CDC

https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/products/databriefs/db390.htm Chronic Pain and High-impact Chronic Pain Among U.S. Adults, 2019 Key findings The percentage of adults who had chronic pain and high-impact chronic pain in the past 3 months was higher for women than for men. The percentage of adults who had chronic pain and high-impact chronic pain in the past 3 months variedContinue reading “Chronic Pain and High-impact Chronic Pain Among U.S. Adults, 2019 – CDC”

The Inside Out Campaign for September – Pain Awareness Month

Inside Out Campaign for Pain Awareness Month Press and media Friday, 7 September 2018 Pain is something that many of us feel, but it cannot be seen. That does not mean it is not real. It is for the most part inside our bodies, often preventing us from enjoying life, working, or even sleeping.   OneContinue reading “The Inside Out Campaign for September – Pain Awareness Month”

https://www.practicalpainmanagement.com/patient/resources/pain-self-management/pain-digital-art-awareness-initiative This is Pain – A Digital Art and Awareness Initiative A new visual art and public awareness initiative not only gives a face to chronic pain but also aims to remove the stigma around this complex disease.By Angie Drakulich, MA As the opioid crisis has weighed on the shoulders of both those living with chronicContinue reading

Friday Morning Inspiration – Marian Griffey, ACPA Facilitator

Good morning, everyone! It’s 4:33a.m. as I sit down to write. If not for the frogs/toads calling their lover-come-hither songs in the night, the world would be very quiet indeed at this early hour. Despite the small amount of rain in this area, these wee creatures are confident that they have “enough” on hand toContinue reading “Friday Morning Inspiration – Marian Griffey, ACPA Facilitator”

Shannon Green – ACPA Facilitator – ChronicPainHacker.com

https://www.chronicpainhacker.com/ Who is Chronic Pain Hacker? Author & Activist Shannon Green is a chronic pain expert and support group facilitator for the American Chronic Pain Association (ACPA) #ACPA. Shannon is originally from Bartlesville, Oklahoma but resides in Austin, Texas with her husband, son, and fur babies. Her passion is supporting the chronic pain community andContinue reading “Shannon Green – ACPA Facilitator – ChronicPainHacker.com”