Hope for the healing of pain

A Newsweek magazine cover story — "Treating Pain" — caught our attention recently. Millions of people around the world suffer from chronic or acute pain. In the US alone, Newsweek reports (May 19, 2003), the annual cost of treatment for pain (not including the value of lost-work time and diminished productivity) is about $100 billion.

But much closer to home, most of us either know someone who is dealing with pain, or we're facing it ourselves in some form.

This is the end of the issue. Ready to explore further?
June 23, 2003

We'd love to hear from you!

Easily submit your testimonies, articles, and poems online.