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I am 18 year old male and I get a massive leg pain for 5 to 10 minutes. I do not know why do I get it please can you suggest me something.
I am 45 years old suffering from knee pain for the last 3 months. Very recently I consulted a doctor to diagnosed with osteoporosis. I am using medicines but I have stopped jogging in the morning which I have been doing for many years. Can I lead a healthy life òr what precaution should be adopted I am a teacher by profession and I am a male.
I have too much acidity and gas problem . I have problem of back pain and stomach pain. My brain is not feeling relax I have no any tension. But I feel upset . My whole body was totally tired without any work . I have problem of breathing. Tell me what can I do.
I have aretessis problem. I.e. Knee pain problem since 2 year. I have consulted many orthopedics but still not recovering. Any suggestion?
My mom is 50 years old and she has frequent knee and leg pain . What is the reason for it and is there any cause in climbing stairs? Tell me some tips to recover soon.
Have a hard pain in my left hand si that reason I can't lift or carry any heavy thing for a moment so what can I do in.
I am 30 yrs old female suffering with neck pain for the last 3 years. And there is swelling also. Kindly suggest.
I'm feeling pain in my penis & in my lower back, both sides after urination, from last 3-4 days. What can be the reason?
I have pain in my left knee. Thus it is curable what are the remedies for it and how long it will take to cure completely.
I am 26 years old girl and have pain in my left knee since past 5-6 months. I went to the doctor who gave me painkillers and asked to get my uric acid tested, which was normal. What should I do now?
My mother is 52 years old. Shes having high fever with back pain. Fever in the range of 100.5-102. Last week we went to amritsar-wagah border and golden temple. So may be its exertion. She also has thyroid for past 10 years. She also has knee joint problem. Please suggest what can we do.
I have body pain feeling heavy head, burning hands fingers and legs fingers. Feel so much tired since yesterday. What is the cause?
Sir, My eyes and head is paining due to riding bike. My back is paining too much due to riding bike from long time. can you give me suggestions for all above sir?
I have a disease In my right leg knee. Water is generating in my knee. I can't walk properly. I will pain. And I can't bend my knee also.
I'm having extreme pain in my left foot, below the fingers and near the ankle. I'm applying ice packs which tend to reduce the pain a bit. It feels like the nerves are entangled inside. I'm walking worse all this time. Please provide me with some medications to heal this pain and the cause for its occurrence. Thank you.
Aside from the obvious problem with chronic pain - there are many other downsides to chronic pain that are important to know about. For those living with and enduring chronic pain, pass this along to your loved ones to help them understand and be supportive.
1. Pain is rarely 'all in your head'
People in pain are often treated as if their pain is actually made up or greatly exaggerated. While it is true that pain is subjective (people simply perceive pain differently) and some people may report pain because they have other agendas - for the vast majority, the pain is real and present. It is not made up. The problem is that chronic pain is often caused by types of anatomical problems that are difficult or impossible to diagnose using standard medical tests, and pain cannot be diagnosed like other medical problems (such as a broken bone that can be seen on an X-ray).
Fortunately, most in the medical community are now trying to understand and appreciate that chronic pain is real and needs to be treated and managed differently.
2. Pain is not the only problem - it breeds other health problems
Thoughts and emotions related to the pain also can come into play and aggravate or alleviate the pain. For example,depression, which is a serious disease, can worsen the pain. Sleep problems again caused by the pain, can also make the pain worse. And increased pain usually leads to increased sleep problems.
Often all conditions related to the pain need to be treated concurrently in order for the patient to get any relief.
3. Pain is deeply personal
Everyone experiences and expresses pain differently. Any two people with the exact same health condition are likely to feel and express their pain in unique ways depending on a number of factors. Newer chronic pain theories now have physiological explanations for how and why people experience pain differently.
When it comes to back pain, this is especially true. Two people can have the same type of herniated disc, but one feels only slight discomfort and the other feels intense, burning pain that is unresponsive to conventional treatment. It is also not uncommon that no anatomical cause of the pain can be detected.
Why is this point important? It means that chronic pain often needs to be treated as the primary problem, which is different than the conventional medical approach of identifying and treating the underlying problem causing the pain.
4. Chronic pain is its own beast
Unlike acute pain, which functions as a warning signal (e.g. I just stepped on a nail - better move my foot!), chronic pain does not have any useful function. It just is.
Often, chronic pain is caused by nerves that continue to send pain signals to the brain. When dealing with chronic pain, often one of the most frustrating things is that there is nothing to 'fix'. It just exists in your body.
5. Chronic pain is LONELY
After awhile, many people with chronic pain - especially pain that is caused by a condition that cannot be seen - begin to feel isolated. Here the Internet has done a world of good helping people in pain connect with others in similar situations and find a supportive peer group through online communities of people in similar situations.
Having a clearer understanding of how chronic pain works, as well as the central role that the mind plays in the experience of chronic pain, is becoming more mainstream in the medical community. Patients who start to gain more understanding of their own chronic pain may also benefit in terms of gaining increased emotional support, more effective and sustainable pain management, and even possibly harnessing the power of their minds to assist in coping with the pain.