Chronic pain is defined as pain that lasts at least 12 weeks. The pain may feel sharp or dull, causing a burning or aching sensation in the affected areas. It may be steady or intermittent, coming and going without any apparent reason. Chronic pain can occur in nearly any part of your body. The pain can feel different in the various affected areas. Chronic pain can limit your mobility and reduce your flexibility, strength, and endurance.
About 14% of the U.S. population schedules an annual visit with [...]