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Are there alternative treatments for central pain syndrome?

Because trying to find a treatment to relieve the often severe pain is difficult, central pain syndrome sufferers often turn to alternative treatments. Some of the treatments that have proven successful include physical therapy, acupuncture, and electrical stimulation of the nerves. Meditation and relaxation exercises to reduce stress may also be helpful in reducing pain.

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