30 July 2020

National Pain Week

Welcome to National Pain Week 2020! Each year Chronic Pain Australia, the national voice of people living with chronic pain, organises National Pain Week to champion the needs of the many Australians living with chronic pain. Chronic pain was defined; the pain usually lasts more than three months. Latest data showed that more than 20% of Australian and NZ population has chronic pain. Chronic pain costs more billion dollars annually and is one of the disabling medical condition worldwide. Unfortunately, despite a lot of researches during the last 50 years, the mechanisms of chronic pain are poorly identified. For years,...