Apr 15, 2020
Today’s episode is a really important one. It covers a
topic that affects someone you know or perhaps even you and it’s
definitely something we are trying to avoid, which is chronic pain.
Here are some statistics:
50 million Americans live with chronic pain
Between $500 and 630 BILLION is lost annually due to chronic
pain in America
Patients experience persistent pain after routine surgery up
to 50% of the time.
18% of women suffer from migraine attacks.
Back pain is the leading reason for sick leave and early
retirement in Europe.
Back pain represents 27% of all types of pain.
34.6% of pain patients in Canada think of suicide.
In N America pain accounts for 78% of all ER visits.
Meet Jen DeLorenzo a Licensed Physical Therapist, Certified
Functional Manual Therapist, Therapeutic Pain Specialist, National
Board Certified Health and Wellness Coach. She is based in
Alexandria Virginia and aligned with Jenn's in-person
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