More surgical mesh injuries denied ACC cover

Author: CATE BROUGHTON / Source: Stuff Jo Spod has been living with hernia pain after a procedure with mesh five years ago. Excruciating pain from a surgical mesh complication left Joachim Spod​ without a job and contemplating suicide – but ACC says it cannot...

Should You Tell an Employer About Your Chronic Pain?

Author: Lana Barhum / Source: Pain News Network Telling your boss or a potential employer about your chronic pain condition can be slippery slope. If you disclose it, you may wind up dealing with judgments and misguided attitudes from supervisors and coworkers about...

4 Infusions That Can Help Relieve Chronic Pain

Author: Barby Ingle / Source: Pain News Network I am so excited to finally be to my favorite letter – “I” — in my series on alternative pain treatments. The “I” stands for infusions. There are many different types of infusions, but the four I will...