Pain/Chronic Pain

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Description:

Website has consumer and patient information about arthritis, joint replacement, osteoporosis, hip fracture and many other orthopedic conditions, as well as comprehensive information about safe exercising.


American Cancer Society

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Information, resources, support programs and resources for cancer patients and their families.


American Chronic Pain Association

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News, information and support for people experiencing chronic pain and their families.


American Headache Society

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Consumer information on headache and face pain.


Diabetic Nerve Pain: a Guide for Patients and Families

Source: American Academy of Neurology

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Information about preventing, diagnosing and treating this condition.


Fibromyalgia Q & A

Source: National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS)

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Diagnosis, treatment and research information.


Low Back Pain Fact Sheet

Source: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

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Online information and updates about treatment for lower back pain caused by a wide variety of conditions.


Managing Chronic Pain in Older Adults

Source: American Geriatrics Society

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Resources for seniors and family caregivers


Pain Medicine Patient Portal

Source: American Academy of Pain Medicine

Description:

Consumer information from the organization of the medical specialty society representing physicians practicing in the field of Pain Medicine; includes an online physician finder.


The Foundation for Peripheral Neuropathy

Description:

Information and resources for patients with peripheral neuropathy resulting from diabetes, autoimmune disorders, infection and many other causes.