You have all heard so much about Theo and how we have (and continue) to work together through chronic pain. However, you have never really heard from Theo directly nor does the chronic pain world hear or acknowledge the 'carer' anywhere near enough.
I thought a chat with Theo – specific to pain management would be insightful and a great way to kick off my video 'interviews'.
Although couples have various chemistries and approaches to their relationships I thought there may still be something in this chat to help others with the battle of trying to live, love and grow with the ever-present chronic pain beast!
The questions I put to Theo are:
How do you describe chronic pain, Theo?
The way I see it, we both live with chronic pain. Do you want to describe how you manage living with chronic pain?
What's one of the most helpful things you've heard from a professional or found in research to help you manage being the partner of someone living with ongoing pain?
What do you think abou...