These methods can also help you learn coping skills to go about your daily tasks. Family therapy may also help ease stress from relationships.
Medicine may be advised. Certain antidepressant and antiepileptic medicines can lower pain signals that are sent to the brain. It may also be advised for feelings of pain during normal tasks that impact day to day life.
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