The Alliance for Aging Research has a free brochure to help individuals manage the aches and pains associated with growing older. Take Care of Yourself, Take Control of Your Pain provides the latest information, including advice from the American Geriatrics Society?s 2002 guidelines for controlling persistent pain in older people. The brochure encourages consumers to take control of their pain by educating themselves on the different types of pain and treatment options. To receive a brochure, call 202-293-2856, or visit www.agingresearch.org.
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