This week's Throwback Thursday is centering on National Public Radio (NPR)'s coverage of chronic pain. It's great when a national news source such as NPR can weigh in and provide information about such an important medical phenomenon. Here's the original article for your viewing pleasure:
Chronic pain is becoming an issue that is swiftly gaining national attention as more physicians are recognizing the disorder as a valid medical condition. Among the many national news sources that are covering the topic of chronic pain, the National Public Radio is one of them. NPR recently ran a radio interview covering an area within chronic pain that many patients grapple with: the fear of addiction to pain medication versus the discomfort of chronic pain. To read the NPR interview with Judy Foreman, author of "A Nation in Pain", or listen to the audio version, please click here.
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