Archive for May 18, 2007

Chronic Pain Can Impair Memory

May 18, 2007

Interesting article this morning over at ScienceDaily.

“Anyone who has experienced chronic pain knows that it affects the ability to work, sleep and perform other activities essential to leading a full life. Now researchers at the University of Alberta have confirmed that chronic pain doesn’t just cause physical discomfort; it can impair your memory and your concentration.“

click the link above to check it out.

We have a lot of clients who intuitively already knew this but I’m sure will be comforted to know it’s not their imagination. It IS a physiological process.

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