MCS causes a lot of problems include chronic pain, fibromyalgia and migraines. If you suffer from any of these, you’ve probably found that your brain doesn’t seem to work quite as good as it used to. You very easily forget things, can’t concentrate, have difficulty with anything requiring thought. Your friends and family are likely to say it’s just part of getting older. But deep down, you know that it is more than that in your case.
Sound familiar? Well, you’re right. Researchers at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago have found that chronic pain disrupts brain function and causes many problems. These include difficulty making even simple decisions, anxiety, depression and sleep disturbances. The scary part is that the damage can be permanent. You can read an article on it here.