Category Archives: Chronic Pain

Narcotics prescribed for chronic pain often lead to physical and psychological dependence. Diablo Valley Drug & Alcohol Services offers alternatives to this treatment approach.

Overcoming Dependence on Painkillers and Alcohol

Challenges. They’re inevitable. They come up in literally everything we do. You can’t avoid them. So, the best thing to…

Understanding Chronic Pain by Discovering Why We Feel Pain

Dealing with pain can be frustrating, debilitating, and downright challenging. But, we do feel pain for a reason. Understanding more…

Treating Types of Chronic Pain With Medication-Assisted Treatment

If you are living with chronic pain, you know all about the discomfort that comes along with this condition. Many…

When You Don’t Want to Take Medication For Chronic Pain

Unfortunately, many people are currently living with recurring pain in their bodies. It’s even more unfortunate that, when they take…

Chronic Pain Patients May Be At Risk For Addiction

If you suffer from chronic pain, you know how uncomfortable it can be to live with it. There are several…