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Here we post relevant news, announcements, updates and general information concerning chronic pain

October 18th, 2018

November is International Nerve Pain Awareness Month for people living with Neuropathic Pain.  The campaign uses NERVEmber™ to create awareness for over 150 conditions that have nerve pain as a symptom. The International Pain Foundation host the OFFICIAL NERVEmber™ campaign every year and since it’s inception tens of thousands of nerve pain patients and organisations have signed on to help promote NERVEmber™.  Chronic Pain Ireland is proud to support and be a partner of this Campaign.

September 21st, 2018

Audrey Farrelly is a member of Chronic Pain Ireland and her debut book 'My Second Baby Jude' is now available in eCopy format from Chronic Pain Ireland priced at €5.99.

"This book is a great read and is a fascinating insight into life before and with chronic pain" - John Lindsay, former Chairperson, CPI.

See below for an excerpt from Audrey’s book and the reviews from readers who have already enjoyed her book:

September 21st, 2018

100 Cities Against Pain

This campaign has been held throughout Europe since 2015 and many international pain support groups come together to support and organise events on this date.  The ISAL Foundation & Research Institute are organising events around the campaign entitled 100 cities against pain and they are encouraging support groups to arrange events in their cities and regions.

August 31st, 2018

Minister for Health launches new online information repository on Medical Cannabis

August 24th, 2018

September is Pain Awareness Month #PAM2018

Pain is something that many of us feel, but it cannot be seen and is quickly forgotten. For those living with persistent chronic pain conditions they often feel isolated as others cannot comprehend the impact pain has on every aspect of life. Chronic pain is not visible, it often prevents people from enjoying a full life, as work, family and social life are impacted and the condition can also greatly impact on sleep. 

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