These guidelines were controversial within the medical community itself because, well, they recommend against the use of pain medications due to a lack of evidence that they are effective AND that many of them can be addictive.
There is such a delicate balance between the body and mind and how they interact with each other. At the
Depression is one of the most common mental health problems (right up there with anxiety). It also commonly co-occurs with
Recently I read an article in a psychotherapy magazine put out by the BCACC (British Columbia Association of Accredited Counsellors)
Literally my least favourite question when I go into any doctor or specialist appointment is, “what is your pain like
What do you do when you have an expected new symptom? Or weird side effect from a drug or surgery?