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Chronic Pain Symptoms

What are the Symptoms of Chronic Pain?

Symptoms and Complications

  • Aching, burning, sharp, shooting, or burning
  • Loss of physical functioning
  • Loss of work/productivity
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Reduced brain Gray matter
  • Cognitive impairments (i.e forgetfulness, slowed reaction time)
  • Fear of further injury or pain (Fear Avoidance)
  • Increased sensitivity to non-painful stimuli
  • Abuse and addiction to pain medication
  • Increased medical costs Overall decline in health

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