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NEW BOOK ON CHRONIC PAIN -- Experiencing ChronicPain in Society by Lous Heshusius

This extensively researched book is a follow up to the author's highly praised memoir Inside Chronic Pain. The present work describes the "outside" of chronic pain: It shows how chronic pain is poorly represented to, and deeply embedded in society. It is written for people living with pain as well as for those who, for whatever reason, are in contact with them. Integrating social analysis with the lived experience, this book shows how multiple societal institutions and beliefs often make…
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MY TOOLBOX PROGRAM -- MONTREAL

It has been announced that My Toolbox Porgram in Montreal is being cancelled. This has been an excellant program that provided help with daily coping tools for chronic pain sufferers. They need your help in Montreal to ensure this program remains active. We are asking everyone in that area to write a short letter outlining how the program helped you and send it on to Deborah, the Program Co-ordinator with a copy to Martine Alfonso. The contact information is deborah.radcliffe-branch@mcgill.ca and…
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ROY GREEN SHOW

CATCH THE ROY GREEN RADIO PROGRAM ON THE CORUS/GLOBAL NETWORK ON SATURDAY AND SUNDAY'S. ROY HAS SOME VERY INTERESTING AND PERTINENT THINGS TO SAY ABOUT THE WAR ON PAIN PATIENTS. HE HAS HIT THE NAIL ON THE HEAD WITH HIS COMMENTS AND HAS MANY VERY KNOWLEDGEABLE GUESTS ON THAT ACTUALLY KNOW SOMETHING ABOUT PAIN. CHECK OUT HIS SITE AND YOU WILL BE ABLE TO ACCESS PAST PROGRAMS.
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THE CHRONIC PAIN TRAIN -- Internet Support Group

Chronic pain sufferer and looking for support? Check this out. An online support group is now very active and is growing. Please enter into your browser the following address:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/1839587242969791/ Kathy is a contact. You will find this group very helpful.
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Do You have CHRONIC PAIN? -- We need your help please!

Can you take part in our study? Yes, if you are 18 years of age, had pain for at least six months, and you have tried to exercise at least once since your pain started. We are studying what people with chronic pain experience in their lives, including what beliefs might relate to their exercise levels. You do not have to be exercising right now to participate. Want to volunteer? It's as easy as... filling out 3 online surveys. After you do the first survey, you may be emailed a link to do a second…
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