The Pain Matters documentary, produced by the Discovery Channel, chronicles the lives of people affected by chronic pain and their loved ones. Throughout the documentary film, participants shared personal details on how living with chronic pain has affected their ability to take part in activities and even its impact on their relationships.
Watch short clips from the documentary to understand first-hand what it is like to live with chronic pain.
Financial support, clinical input and other expertise for Pain Matters were provided by Teva Pharmaceuticals. It was produced by the Discovery Channel in collaboration with seven advocacy organizations, including: American Academy of Pain Management, American Academy of Pain Medicine, American Chronic Pain Association, American Pain Society, American Society for Pain Management Nursing, U.S. Pain Foundation and For Grace.