Chronic pain affects an estimated 20% or more of the population, changing the quality of life for those who suffer from this condition. Almost every aspect of their life is diminished, from the amount of sleep they get each night to affecting their concentration and mood.
When you have chronic pain, it can take over your life. Whether it is a symptom of a disease, due to an injury or a condition in itself, trying to control or cope with chronic or acute pain can be difficult. [...]