Airing Pain 99: Transition Services for Adolescents with Chronic Pain

Going through adolescence can be a difficult process for anyone, but for young adults with chronic pain the difficulties of these formative years can become multifaceted. With 8% of young people in the 13-18 age range affected by chronic pain (15,000 living with arthritis alone), the
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Airing Pain programme 98: IASP Global Year of Excellence in Pain Education & North Bristol Pain Management Programme

What is the IASP Global Year of Excellence in Pain Education, and how does pain management research benefit the patient? This edition is funded by Pain Concern’s donors and friends, assisted by an educational grant from Grünenthal. The International Association for the Study of Pain (
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Airing Pain programme 97: Sex and Chronic Pain

How chronic pain can affect both sexual and emotional intimacy, and remembering that communication is key.   This programme is supported by an educational grant from the Tillyloss Trust Along with food, shelter and clothing, sexual expression is one of the basic human needs. It a
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Transcript – Programme 92: Diabetic Neuropathy

With 80% of amputations preventable with the proper care, we discuss diabetic neuropathy & why we should treat our feet To listen to to this programme, please click here. Prefer a PDF? Please click here. This programme was funded by a grant from The Schuh Trust. There are around 4
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Airing Pain programme 96: The British Pain Society at 50

In honour of the British Pain Society reaching a 50-year milestone, current BPS president Dr Andrew Baranowski, founding member Professor Sir Michael Bond, and Pain Concern’s chair Heather Wallace were invited to discuss a wide variety of topics relating to the understanding of pain.
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Airing Pain programme 95: Complex regional pain syndrome – Part II

In the second part in Airing Pain’s series on complex regional pain syndrome, Paul speaks to specialists and patients at the Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Disease CRPS rehabilitation programme in Bath.   This programme was funded by grants from RS Macdonald Charitable Tru
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Airing Pain programme 94: Complex Regional Pain Syndrome – Part I

 Experts and sufferers discuss the causes and potential management of CRPS, and, if it can help us better understand how our bodies react to stimuli.   This programme was funded by grants from the RS MacDonald Charitable Trust and The Hospital Saturday Fund. The first of two prog
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Airing Pain programme 93: Easy Being Green

AP al fresco! The benefits of gardening for our physical and mental health, plus why, when it comes to green space, size isn’t everything…   Please tell us what you think of Airing Pain by filling in a short survey. For a full transcript of this programme please click here. This
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Airing Pain Programme 92: Diabetic Neuropathy

Watch your step: with 80% of amputations preventable with the proper care, we discuss diabetic neuropathy & why we should treat our feet    Please tell us what you think of Airing Pain by filling in a short survey.   This programme was funded by a grant from The Schuh Trust.
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Airing Pain Programme 91: Not an Old Man’s Disease

We talk to campaigners, MPs, patients and specialists about the most common form of inflammatory arthritis: gout                                                           Please tell us what you think of Airing Pain by filling in a short survey. For a full transcript of this programme
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