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Stimulus that Never Stops - the Origins of Chronic Pain

Pain is actually one of the body’s most important reactions. Acute pain signals an injury or dangerous situation, and tells you to take protective measures. Chronic pain, on the other hand, lasts for months or returns on a regular basis. In many cases, pain remains long after its original cause has healed.

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