Pain Management

Chronic Pain and Medicine Philosophy Cornucopia

Male medicine doctor hands hold jar of pills

Pharmacist's hands taking medicines from shelf

Allopathic medicine – M.D.

Adjust your health

Osteopathic medicine – D.O.

Traditional Chinese Medicine

Complementary medicine

Fresh herbs on top of a doctor's prescription pad

Complementary vs. alternative medicine

Ayurvedic Doctor

Ayurvedic medicine

Female physical therapist working with male patient

Chiropractic medicine

Three bottles of homeopathy globules and healthy herbs

Homeopathic medicine

Yoga exercises in nature: Warrior 2 Pose


Doctor chatting to male patient

Functional medicine

Silhouette of a woman practicing yoga in the mountains

Holistic medicine

A woman is at the doctor's office

How we choose

Celeste Cooper, RN

Celeste Cooper, RN


Celeste Cooper, R.N., is a freelance writer focusing on chronic pain and fibromyalgia. She is lead author of Integrative therapies for Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, and Myofascial Pain and the Broken Body, Wounded Spirit: Balancing the See-Saw of Chronic Pain book series. She enjoys her family, writing and advocating, photography, and nature. Connect with Celeste through Twitter @PainedInkSlayer.