Research Updates

More than just pain

Friyana Bhabha

There is more to chronic widespread pain, than pain itself.

Take Home Messages: People with widespread chronic pain usually experience more than just pain. They often have psychological complaints, frequently visit their general practitioner and experience greater discomfort. Why the study matters: Patient’s with work-related health problems sometimes start with pain in one specific area of the body. Over time the pain may be described as more widespread and this can cause confu...

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