“Not a rich man’s disease” We talk to campaigners, MPs, patients and specialists about the most common form of inflammatory arthritis: gout This programme was funded by a grant from The Schuh Trust. Gout is the most common form of inflammatory arthritis and affects 1 in 40 people in
David Rogers, physiotherapist and co-author of Back to Life, explains persistent back pain and some simple exercises that can help This programme was funded by a grant from The Schuh Trust. Back pain causes more disability than any other condition in the UK. It is t
The challenges of pain management in people with dementia, different medications and why an iPod could be latest tool in our first aid kit This programme was funded by grant from W G Edwards and the Cruden Charitable Foundation. For a full transcript of this programme pl
Women share their experiences of living with persistent bladder and pelvic pain, with advice on managing life and relationships For a full transcript of this programme please click here. This edition has been funded by a grant from the Women’s Fund For
From diagnosis difficulties to defining gender: the effects of Vulvodynia on women today For a full transcript of this programme please click here. This edition has been funded by a grant from the Women’s Fund For Scotland. Vulvodynia
Patient and clinician perspectives on living with Sickle Cell disease and the importance of a multidisciplinary approach For a full transcript of this programme please click here. This edition has been funded by donations from Pain Concern’s friends and supporters.
Today, February 6 marks the 10th annual Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation. It’s an awful thing to have to commemorate. According to the World Health Organization, about 140 million women and girls are living with the consequences of FGM–the vast majority (about 101 m
The winners for the 2015 Radio Productions Awards have been announced, with Airing Pain’s very own producer and presenter Paul Evans taking home the Best Nations & Regions Producer prize! Paul won the award (sponsored by Quattrain) for not only all of his invaluable work for