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Michigan University: Online tools, community health resource guidance could help older adults self-manage pain

India Education Diary | 18/05/2021 04:47 PM | Click to read full article

Providing underserved older adults with mobile health tools and the support of community health workers to help navigate local resources could help them better manage their pain, say University of Michigan researchers.

“We know that one size doesn’t fit all when it comes to chronic pain management and different people, different populations are going to need different things,” said Mary Janevic, lead researcher of the pilot program.