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Chronic Pain in the Young: The Mystique of Youth

By | March 15, 2012

If chronic pain patients are discriminated against by society, young sufferers suffer a special kind of contempt, because they challenge an important and closely held cultural stereotype, the mystique of youth. In our society all young people are supposed to be beautiful, healthy and happy almost as if to give balance to the pain and […]

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