The pain blog

A better life with pain

dog barking

The following equation may sound a little strange, but it makes sense to better understand pain. You can compare pain to a dog living in your brain. (If you don't like dogs, you can take another animal!). Like you have 'an inner dog'.

30 August 2019 - 13:48
pain change or accept?

When you are in pain for a long time, you are often told to accept this. It seems as if by this someone means that you can't do anything about your pain anymore. As if there is nothing left to change, and you will always keep this pain. 

28 August 2019 - 06:50
feeling hurt

"It's easy to get discouraged and pessimistic when you're in pain for a long time, but it doesn't help me. Are the apt words of someone I spoke yesterday and have been struggling with pain for years. 

21 August 2019 - 08:39

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Louis Zantema

Louis Zantema

Louis Zantema is a health psychologist and expert in the field of pain. Louis is an experienced presenter and writer and the voice of the Reducept Pain Science.

Halfway through his clinical career, Louis made the decision to make his knowledge better available. It was the beginning of Reducept. In his blog he explains how pain works and shares tips and tools for people who want to learn how to reduce the influence of pain in their lives.

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