Current treatments for chronic pain overwhelmingly consist of medications or invasive procedures like surgeries. But these approaches carry significant risks, with increasingly questionable benefits. As doctors and policy-makers turn away from such strategies to alleviate pain, patients are seeking new options. Could non-invasive, non-drug therapies be good alternatives?
PainSA is a chapter of the International Association for the Study of Pain. Our mission is to improve all aspects of pain management in Southern Africa.