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

June 20th, 2017

Press Release 19th June, 2017

A major step forward for pain patients! Health ministers call for action on access to treatment for patients suffering from chronic pain

Friday June 16th, at a high level EU meeting, Health Ministers included chronic pain in the conclusions inviting Member States to evaluate access to treatment.

June 12th, 2017

49% of people with persistent pain find travelling or going on holiday difficult (1)
‘mypainfeelslike…’ campaign launches animation with Ivan Yates to help get the most out of your GP visit before going on holidays this summer

February 23rd, 2017

To help people explain their pain and receive an accurate diagnosis and treatment, the ‘mypainfeelslike...’ campaign has developed the ‘mypainfeelslike…’ pain questionnaire – available at

February 23rd, 2017


Our lives are shaped by our brains and how they are impacted by challenging events, illnesses and injury and everyday experiences.

REGISTER NOW for an evening of personal testimony, emerging research and clinical perspectives on the brain and neurological conditions.

This public information evening is the launch event for National Brain Awareness Week, March 6th to 12th 2017


November 18th, 2016

Shingles Winter 2016 Press Release:

Press Release: New Irish research shows lack of shingles knowledge among older adults

·         Only 20% of adults in Ireland over 50 are well informed on shingles[1]

·         20% of adults in Ireland over 50 have developed shingles 1