There are several patient story videos on Spine-Health that talk about Arthritis. Search on Patient stories
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This is something anyone who has been dealing with chronic pain understands.
Many times, the emotional toll that chronic pain takes is harder to deal with than the actual physical pain. There are times when we know how to deal with this depression. And there will be times that we will need help. That help came come from a family member, a friend, or a professional. There is no shame in seeking counseling for depression. We have no problem going to a doctor for our physical situation, therefore, we should have no problem seeking help for emotional problems.
The Spine-Health resource library provides excellent articles that deal with this subject.