What role does sleep play in managing pain?

Natalie E. Azar, MD
Internal Medicine

Studies show poor sleep can exacerbate pain, and research also suggests that chronic pain syndromes can lead to disordered sleep. Watch rheumatologist Natalie Azar, MD, explain how to address and break this vicious cycle of pain and sleeplessness.

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