Combating chronic pain in people living with neuromuscular disease requires a multifaceted approach
It is not breaking news to people with neuromuscular disease that combating pain can be a substantial part of daily life. Unfortunately, chronic pain is a complex symptom to manage, and it may be far more pervasive in neuromuscular diseases than originally thought.
“When I started out, about 25 years ago now, there was nothing,” says Gregory Carter, a doctor who specializes in physical...
Making an informed decision is the key to avoiding buyer's remorse
I have buyer’s remorse.
Like most people, my closet contains a few items I never should have bought.
A paper-thin broom skirt that was shredded by my wheelchair tires the first time I wore it. A bright red handbag that lacks a shoulder strap, forcing me to choose between clutching the accessory or holding onto my wheelchair every time I exit the ramp of my van.
Until now, the majority of my...