This article, found in the Ottawa Citizen , is the first of what we think will be many that show how the government is going to respond to the “chronic pain question”. How will government work with the communities and hospitals to deal with chronic pain? Will they implement solutions, just assign more money, investigate without actually doing anything?
While it’s too early for us to comment on it, what is important to see and know is that after so many years of having it be ignored, media and government are finally starting to talk about it. Increasing awareness is the first major step.