To all of those with ME CFS who suffer with chronic and severe pain that is not adequately controlled due to a variety of complex issues. We suffer everyday. Everyday that we get up, we hear the proverbial radio alarm pronouncing it is once again Ground Hog day with Sonny & Cher singing "The Beat Goes On". (American Movie reference starring Bill Murray, who is trapped to repeat Ground Hog Day until he transforms himself and finds true Love, ending what seems years of repeating Ground Hog Day.
We simply need a forum and dialogue on Pain on Phoenix Rising! The Beat Goes On!
Please find a link to the a narative review from pain Physician 2012; 15:E677-E686 • ISSN 2150-1149.
Please share your thoughts we me after reading this eye opening article. Thank You.
Pain in Patients with Chronic FatigueSyndrome: Time for Specific Pain Treatment?
From: 1Chronic Pain and
Chronic Fatigue Research Group
of Human Physiology, Faculty
of Physical Education &
Physiotherapy, Vrije Universiteit
Brussel, Belgium; 2Chronic Pain
and Chronic Fatigue Research
Group (CHROPIVER), Division of
Department of Health Care
Sciences, Artesis University
College Antwerp, Belgium;
3Department of Physical Medicine
and Physiotherapy, University
Hospital Brussels, Belgium;
4Department of Experimental
Clinical and Health Psychology,
Ghent University, Belgium;
5Expert Centre for Chronic
Fatigue, Radboud University
Nijmegen Medical Centre, The
Vrije Universiteit Brussel,
BE-1050 Brussels, Belgium
Disclaimer: There was no external
funding in the preparation of this
Conflict of interest: None.
Manuscript received: 02/28/2012
Accepted for publication:
Free full manuscript:
1,2,3, Geert Crombez4, Mira Meeus1,2, Hans Knoop5, Stefaan Van Damme4
Ground Hog Day: Another Call for a pain Forum at Phoenix Rising
Blog entry posted by Xandoff, Oct 17, 2012.