How has the Coronavirus affected you? It does not matter if you are a pain free or chronic pain sufferer. In the end, the Coronavirus can affect anyone. But this is not what our article is about today. We will be comparing the Coronavirus with chronic pain. Here are six similarities.
Isolation – This one is a tough one. Who would want to become isolated? Even before this virus, I was isolated and would stay at home. It was not because I wanted to but I had to. When you have pain it is very difficult to just go out and have fun. Pain has its way of making you apart from your normal routines. This is very similar to the coronavirus situation. You could risk yourself and go as you please, but staying home is the safest place from catching any sickness.
Loss of Work & Pay –
No hangouts with friends and family –
No indoor/ public activities –
No outdoor activities –
No traveling –
One huge difference between them is chronic pain sufferers suffer from pain everyday, all the time.