It is safe to say that everyone has experienced pain at some point during life. Pain not only causes physical discomfort; it can affect your mental and emotional health—increasing your stress and sapping your motivation. One pain researcher suggested that if he “included every disease that causes aches and pains, the list would wrap around the Earth.” Here we take a look at some of the common conditions that are known to cause pain, especially fibromyalgia, diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN), and opioid use disorder.

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Why a Knee Replacement Can Go Bad

Knee replacement is a common procedure most often used to treat pain and disability caused by osteoarthritis. Deep infection is a rare but serious …

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Fibromyalgia Guide Part 1: Overview

What Is Fibromyalgia? Fibromyalgia is one of the most common musculoskeletal conditions in the United States, after arthritis. According to the American College of Rheumatology, …