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How Pain Can Seriously Affect Your Brain

Posted by Brenda Poppy on Apr 5, 2016

Chronic pain is certainly a difficult condition to live with, affecting everything from your activity levels and your ability to work to your personal relationships and emotional states. But did you know that it could also be affecting your brain and the way that it functions?  It turns out that these cerebral changes can lead to both cognitive and emotional impairment. But there is hope that these changes can be reversed.

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Topics: Blog, Back Pain,, Chronic Pain, The Brain, Neuroscience