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Acute/Chronic Pain Management

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) are teaming up to provide a prime opportunity to participate in a study.  Share your experiences with pain management within three themes:

  • Experiences getting information needed to make pain management decisions.
  • Managing pain, which might include benefits, risks, and/or harms of the pain management options listed here.
  • Choosing among the pain management options, including considering factors such as each option’s accessibility, cost, benefits, and/or risks.

Please reach out to InjuryCenterEngage@cdc.gov by 5:00 p.m. EDT August 21, 2020.

 

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EVERYone can ride!

FATWHEELS makes it possible for EVERYone to have the opportunity to enjoy the outdoors while biking.  Other than absorbing the beauty, what can be gained from riding you wonder?

Not only does biking increase leg, and core strength, a huge PLUS in counteracting the neurological effects of CP, other benefits are:

  • Weight management
  • A clearer mind, and decreased stress
  • Improved balance, posture, and coordination
  • It’s low impact
  • BONUS……less than $300 (shipping additional)     

Riding delivers freedom and control.  Whether you choose to go fast or slow, the muscles get a workout.  A win all around when you consider the cost of an adult accessibility trike can easily be over 1K!

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Biking not for you?  Other options