Living with chronic pain takes away the daily freedoms we take for granted. And for most, trying to find someone who understands the strain can be almost as painful. Though science has a much better understanding today about the causes of the pain sensation itself, finding relief is a path unique to each individual.
Often the key to prevention is to treat severe pain aggressively when it first appears, shutting down the pain sensors going to up to the brain before it can become chronic. Treating chronic pain today integrates conventional treatments, medication and alternative therapies. Join host Dr. Howard Torman as we explore a variety of treatments available for severe pain management.