Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Treatment of chronic low back pain can reverse abnormal brain activity and function

ScienceDaily (May 17, 2011) — It likely comes as no surprise that low back pain is the most common form of chronic pain among adults. Lesser known is the fact that those with chronic pain also experience cognitive impairments and reduced gray matter in parts of the brain associated with pain processing and the emotional components of pain, like depression and anxiety.


No pain, big gain: Treatment of chronic low back pain can reverse abnormal brain activity and function

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