UK Looking to Classify "Chronic Pain" as Disease
Just an interesting article I stumbled upon on the BBC. Essentially, it’s about how the UK is considering classifying Chronic Pain as a disease in its own right in an effort to convince more people to see specialists. Worth reading if you have a minute.
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