6 Things You Should Know About Pain and Pain Management
By Crystal D. Thomas, DPT
What is Pain?
Pain is one of the most common symptoms that may lead someone to seek the help of a physical therapist or other health care professional. Pain protects you by alerting you of danger, often before you are injured. It makes you move differently, think differently, and behave differently, which also makes it vital for healing. (Butler, 8)