- What is the likely cause of my pain?
- Why won’t it go away?
- What is the best treatment option for me? Will I need medicine?
- Will physical, occupational or behavioral therapy help relieve my pain?
- What about alternative therapies, such as yoga, massage or acupuncture?
- Is it safe for me to exercise? What kind of exercise should I do?
- Do I need to make any lifestyle changes?
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