Wednesday, August 13, 2008

CNN Article: Talking to Your Doctor About Chronic Pain


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Check out this CNN article about how to talk to your doctor about your chronic pain. The article does a good job of emphasizing the necessary balance between treating your doctor with respect and asserting yourself to get your needs met.

How to Talk to Your Doctor About Your Chronic Pain

If you've been living with chronic pain for any length of time you've probably stumbled upon most of these points through trial and error. But if you're just starting your journey or feeling especially frustrated by your relationship with your primary care doctor, you might find some helpful ideas in this article.

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