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FPAA’s Commitment to Total Transparency

The Facial Pain Advocacy Alliance is committed to building trust within the facial pain community through total transparency. Our goals are simple. We’re here to raise awareness, to provide information and support to facial pain patients, and to be a clearinghouse of all things related to facial pain, including research, new drugs, innovations, and more.Continue reading FPAA’s Commitment to Total Transparency

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FFPA Member-Contributor Red Lawhern joins the Board of Science and Policy Advisors at the American Council on Science and Health

The Facial Pain Advocacy Alliance is proud to count Red Lawhern among its member-contributors. Red’s public announcement: I am pleased to announce that I have just been confirmed to the Board of Science and Policy Advisors at the American Council on Science and Health. Although ACSH is not an advocacy organization, this platform offers anContinue reading FFPA Member-Contributor Red Lawhern joins the Board of Science and Policy Advisors at the American Council on Science and Health

Public Figures with Facial Pain: Irish Actress Cliodhna McCorley

First published in the Belfast Telegraph Tuesday, April 4, 2017 By Claire McNeilly Actress Cliodhna McCorley couldn’t stand up after brain op but went on to run half-marathon in aid of hospital that saved her life. No stage production will ever match actress Cliodhna McCorley’s real life drama. The Antrim woman has gone from being unableContinue reading Public Figures with Facial Pain: Irish Actress Cliodhna McCorley

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Public Figures with Facial Pain: Hardcore Punk Singer H.R. Hudson

It’s a bitter irony that the public figure with facial pain in this post is H.R. Hudson, the singer and front man of the hardcore punk band called Bad Brains. I’m going to be perfectly honest. I hesitated to post about this at all because it is a swirling mess of misinformation. Normally, articles about people with facialContinue reading Public Figures with Facial Pain: Hardcore Punk Singer H.R. Hudson

The CDC’s War on Chronic Pain Patients Rages On

Our friend and facial pain awareness ally Richard “Red” Lawhern has written a new article about the CDC Opioid Guidelines and the harm they inflict upon chronic pain patients. Please read and share his article, as published on the American Council for Science and Health’s website. The CDC Opioid Guidelines Violate Standards Of Science Research “If you follow healthcareContinue reading The CDC’s War on Chronic Pain Patients Rages On