S02 E02 - Psychology of Pain: Is It All In My Head?

The Hurt By The Female Pain Docs by Dr. Meera Kirpekar and Dr. Alopi Patel
In this episode, Dr. K and Dr. P focus on the concept of pain catastrophizing, which is when one imagines the worst possible outcomes of their pain. They discuss how genetics, physical conditions, mental state, and support system affects the mindset, and how the mindset in turn influences the perception of pain. They also discuss how you  ...  See more
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chronic painwomens painfemale painwomens healthmental healthhealthpsychologypain psychologytherapywellness