Tag / Mental Illness
The chronic pain patient is often labeled as “lazy” while the disease wreaks havoc inside your body as your bulging or herniated disc tug internally. And when trying to explain your disability, individuals are frequently met with the response, “But you look so good?” Discover what you can do to end the negative stigma of chronic pain & judgment.
Experts recommend pre-surgical mental health screenings for back surgery patients. Find out which mental health condition would disqualify you from back surgery and what is the determining factor is in who gets back surgery and who doesn't?