Pain. We all experience it. It is as much a part of life as breathing itself. But what is pain? Is it physical? Is it mental? Is it emotional? Is it mechanical? Also, how does pain become chronic? One of the few things experts on pain can agree on is that our ability to treat pain – especially chronic – is not very good.
My guest, Dr. Melissa Cady did a pain fellowship and realized that it wasn’t working. So she wrote a book, Paindemic, where she describes the system and how it can be better.