Resources

Resources for Living with Chronic Pain and Illness

To find physicians that treat pain: http://www.webmd.com/back-pain/guide/pain-specialists

For general information about chronic pain: http://www.webmd.com/pain-management/guide/default.htm

For information about diagnosing chronic pain: http://www.webmd.com/pain-management/guide/pain-management-diagnosis-tests

For an overview of chronic pain treatment options: http://www.webmd.com/pain-management/guide/pain-management-treatment-care

For a comprehensive list of pain medicines: http://www.webmd.com/drugs/condition-3079-Pain.aspx?diseaseid=3079&diseasename=Pain&source=2

For information about drug interactions: http://www.webmd.com/interaction-checker/default.htm

For financial assistance with obtaining your medications or treatments: http://www.genome.gov/11008842

For an overview of alternative medicine options: http://www.webmd.com/pain-management/tc/chronic-pain-other-treatment

For information about how supplements might interact with prescription medicine: https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginformation.html

For information about pain management clinics: http://www.webmd.com/pain-management/guide/pain-clinics-overview

For information about arthritis: http://www.webmd.com/arthritis/default.htm

For information about fibromyalgia: http://www.webmd.com/fibromyalgia/default.htm

For information about neuroplasticity and pain management: http://painhealth.csse.uwa.edu.au/neuroplasticity.html

To see if a physician has a record of malpractice: http://www.alllaw.com/articles/nolo/medical-malpractice/how-find-complaints-against-doctor.html

For information about narcotic addiction: http://www.m.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/painkillers-and-addiction-narcotic-abuse

For information about teen prescription drug abuse prevention:https://teens.drugabuse.gov/peers

For information about depression: http://www.webmd.com/depression/default.htm

For information about anxiety: http://www.webmd.com/anxiety-panic/default.htm

For information about counseling and chronic pain: http://www.m.webmd.com/pain-management/features/cognitive-behavioral

For information about living and coping with chronic pain: http://www.webmd.com/pain-management/guide/pain-management-living-managing

For a comprehensive list of other pain management resources: http://www.webmd.com/pain-management/guide/pain-management-support-resources

If you are considering suicide, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (in the United States) at: 1-800-273-8255

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Disclaimer: God-Living with Chronic Illness and the writers do not receive any compensation for referencing the above resources. The above information should not be considered medical advice that replaces that of your physician. Always follow the advice of your physician.