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I have chronic left side body pain but i had a wreck in 2008. Dr said I have nerve damage & possibe fibromyalgia. ?

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Dr. William Goldie
Pediatrics - Neurology
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In brief: Chronic pain disorde

Increasingly prevalent now is the chronic pain disorders.
Often following injury or illness or emotional stress the body reacts by developing chronic pain. Labels and descriptions are useless. Medications do not cure and can become dangerous as you become dependent on higher and higher doses. Management is important as is acceptance and appropriate health habits.

In brief: Chronic pain disorde

Increasingly prevalent now is the chronic pain disorders.
Often following injury or illness or emotional stress the body reacts by developing chronic pain. Labels and descriptions are useless. Medications do not cure and can become dangerous as you become dependent on higher and higher doses. Management is important as is acceptance and appropriate health habits.
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