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Flippin’ Pain Community Outreach Tour | 12th-17th September 2021
12 September 2021 - 17 September 2021
This September, Flippin’ Pain will embark on a world first Community Outreach Tour, right here in Lincolnshire. Renowned Pain Champions made up of pain scientists, healthcare professionals and patient advocates and keen cyclists, will be hopping on their bikes to take part in a peloton tour covering the length and breadth of the county. They will deliver the messages of the campaign to the people that need them most, via an array of free to attend public events.
Joining the riders will be our exciting pop up experience laboratory on wheels, the Brain Bus An immersive, interactive and attention grabbing spectacle inviting people to experience first hand some of the mind blowing lesser known phenomena of pain science. The tour will stop off at a multiple locations across the county, inviting people from all walks of life including medical professionals and those with persistent pain and their family and peers, to engage with the campaign By collaborating with local authorities, health and care organisations and charity partners, Flippin’ Pain will achieve significant reach and deliver impactful change within the Lincolnshire community.
Did you know that right here in Lincolnshire?
- 20 of adults have long term musculoskeletal conditions
- 60 000 adults have a long term illness or disability
- Lincolnshire has some of the highest rates of pain medication use in the country