chronic pain

Pediatric Chronic Pain: an Overlooked Illness

Pain is an experience as complex as it is personal, which is why great care and communication are needed to respond to a patient’s needs. But, when we see children with chronic pain (pediatric chronic pain), communicating can be difficult…

Rheumatoid Arthritis: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

An estimated 0.5%-0.8% of the world’s population has some form of rheumatoid arthritis, although many people also remain undiagnosed. In Spain, approximately 200,000 people suffer from the disease. It mostly affects women between the ages of 30 and 50 and it…

How to Support Someone with Chronic Pain

Chronic pain is a byproduct of our modern world. Before, these cases were very rare. But now the number of cases is increasing. Some suffer from chronic pain because they have a chronic disease. However, others suffer from intense, persistent…