A big thank you to ABC7 and Health Specialist Denise Dador for covering our 2015 Women In Pain conference. In particular, our 6th annual Patron of Women's Rights award that was accepted by Denise. Ms. Dador is most deserving of this award because of her exemplary, ongoing coverage of women's health issues including many segments about the work at For Grace to help women in pain.
Founder Cynthia Toussaint shares her reflections about our 2015 Women In Pain conference in a National Pain Report article. Some Gain & Some Strain for Women In Pain celebrates the event's good work by "sisters in pain', while acknowledging the cost of wellness by these dedicated planning committee members.
Check out this Women In Pain conference follow-up piece on National Pain Report. Surprising Argument Over Chronic Pain Resiliency Erupts highlights how some of the pain community is taking exception to our message of resilience while others fully embrace this core self-care tactic.
2015 Women In Pain Conference keynoter Dr. Afton Hassett from the University of Michigan's Chronic Pain and Fatigue Research Center is featured in a National Pain Report article. Positive Emotions Can Help Fight Chronic Pain shares how research supports resilence as an important part of coping well with the daily stresses of chronic pain.