Oh, so you've never met someone with my same never heard of it, can't even spell it, but still want to tell me how I should live my life? Please, write down your opinion and put it in this special container.
Chronic Pain patients tend to minimize their pain. pain *i don't really care about seeming normal. i just don't want my family to know how bad it is, because there is nothing they can do. no reason to make them feel bad too.