Research Profiles

Living with Chronic Back Pain Research Study

This research project was developed in response to our team’s prior research which highlighted gaps in accessing primary and rehabilitation care for chronic low back pain in Saskatchewan. We know that back pain is the leading cause of disability worldwide, and one in five Canadian adults experience chronic back pain. Improving access to non-medical treatment […]
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Lived Experiences

Alexandria Pavelich

Alexandria is a graduate student and SaskPain board member who has been given multiple pain diagnoses throughout her life. She has tried a variety of therapies to manage her symptoms: everything from dietary changes to massage and physiotherapy, to medication, meditation, and pain reprocessing techniques. She is sharing her story in hopes that it will […]