Mind Body Green Article – The Real Reason You Have Chronic Pain + How To Heal It
The Real Reason You Have Chronic Pain + How To Heal It
Chronic pain is the most common problem I see in my clinical practice, and is probably one of the most prevalent causes of visits to the doctor’s office. Most often, the chronic pain is accompanied by a long list of other annoying problems, including mental health issues, gut issues, and sometimes skin issues.
Chronic pain is a complaint that most physicians dread. People who are chronically ill, with many symptoms and many diseases on their medical chart, often take 20 or more medications to control their symptoms, including pain.
But rarely do those medications — even the ones costing thousands of dollars each month — make the person well. That is because most of those medications focus on symptoms, not on the roots causes of pain….