Chronic pain is a group of medical phenomena that afflict half of society. Every second person affected feels specific chronic pain, such as headache and migraine (migraine), back pain, neck pain, facial pain (Trigeminus - trigeminal nerve), joint pain, muscle pain, pain after nerve injury, the pain is caused by disease Cancer, pain in the limbs due to an imbalance in the blood supply, pain due to diabetes, pain after herpes zoster, etc.
It is recommended to start treating chronic pain as early as possible while treating illnesses. Chronic pain determines the life of a patient, family, friends and therapists. In addition to the reduced quality of life of the patient and those close to him, chronic pain constitutes an economic burden that is as heavy as the costs associated with treating cancer and heart disease.
Often people with chronic pain feel tired, have trouble sleeping, lose their appetite or sense of taste, or lose weight. They may become constipated and have decreased sexual desire. These problems can gradually develop. Constant pain can prevent patients from doing their hobbies and activities they enjoy. It may lead to depression and anxiety. These patients may stop their normal activities, withdraw from society, and become preoccupied with their health.
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