Chronic Illness and Chronic Pain

Chronic Illness and Chronic Pain Treatment in Philadelphia: Living with a chronic illness or pain can be an extremely difficult. The condition could have begun at birth, or begun recently. No two people react the same way. However, when looking at society at large, certain themes and patterns emerge. Coping requires developing a strong sense of self, developing a realistic plan, and creating a support system. If you are reading this tip to learn more about how to support a loved one with a chronic condition, keep reading.

Below you will find all the articles written on this topic.

Doctor Visits

Learn what to ask at a doctor visits to best get your questions about your sexual health answered. 


Ever wonder why one should exercise? Or what type of exercise a person should do if they are elderly, suffer from chronic pain or an eating disorder? If so, then keep reading . . .

Fibromyalgia and Mental Health

Understand the links between fibromyalgia and anxiety, depression, and grief, and learn how therapy can help. To find a therapist in Philadelphia, call the Center for Growth at 267-324-9564.

Understanding Hypermobility Syndromes

A general overview of hypermobility syndromes, including Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, joint hypermobility syndrome, and Marfan syndrome, and how therapy helps.

Understanding Turner Syndrome

Having a child, or someone you love, be diagnosed with Turner Syndrome can feel scary.  This article will help explain what the syndrome is and how it can be treated.