Chronic Pain (cont.)
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Where Can I Get More Information About Pain?
For more information on neurological disorders or research programs funded by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, contact the Institute's Brain Resources and Information Network (BRAIN) at:
Information also is available from the following organizations:
National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)
American Headache Society Committee for Headache Education (ACHE)
American Pain Foundation
American Chronic Pain Association (ACPA)
National Headache Foundation
SOURCE: The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and
Stroke, National Institutes of Health. Pain: Hope Through Research
Last Editorial Review: 2/18/2011
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