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Substance Abuse Awareness Day – TODAY – June 26, 2019

Substance Abuse Awareness Day  26 June 2019   Today is the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking ...
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Resources for Integrated Care – Webinar

Resources for Integrated Care invites you to attend an upcoming webinar. This webinar offers Continuing Medical Education (CME) ...
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Chronic Pain In Women: Focus on Treatment, Management & Barriers

This two-day event will advance and amplify current dialogues on the impact of chronic pain on women’s health. ...
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Veterans In Pain – Pain Management Event

Veterans in Pain - Pain Management Event - FREE Presenter: Penney Cowan, Founder and CEO of the American ...
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Volunteers Needed for a Research Study on Access to Healthy Foods. You may be eligible if you 1) Are at least 18 years of age; 2) Have a working phone and computer with internet access; 3) Have a chronic health condition causing a mobility impairment, such as arthritis, fibromyalgia, lupus, multiple sclerosis, a neuromuscular impairment, cerebral palsy, stroke, spina bifida, amputation, polio, spinal cord injury, or other physically disabling health conditions; and 4) Have had your mobility impairment for at least one year. The study involves participating in one 90-minute focus group discussion in an online platform. Contact us today and ask about participating in the FEAST study! Participation is voluntary. All participants will receive a $25 Amazon gift card.

Contact us by phone at (602) 496-2558, or by email at For more information visit us at: This study is conducted by the Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention at Arizona State University, in collaboration with Baylor College of Medicine, the University of Montana, and the University of Houston. FEAST is funded by the National Institutes of Health (NICHD).

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Welcome to The American Chronic Pain Association

Since 1980, the ACPA has offered peer support and education in pain management skills to people with pain, family and friends, and health care professionals.

The information and tools on our site can help you to better understand your pain and work more effectively with your health care team toward a higher quality of life.

ACPA Mission

To facilitate peer support and education for individuals with chronic pain and their families so that these individuals may live more fully in spite of their pain.

To raise awareness among the health care community, policy makers, and the public at large about issues of living with chronic pain.