12 treatments for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)

Wondering about CRPS or Complex Regional Pain Syndrome diagnosis? If a patient suffers from the following then they are diagnosed with CRPS: Continued pain...

Grieving the Person I Was Before Chronic Illness

BY:Gloria Shannon Sitting at the end of my bed, it suddenly thumps me across the chest like a ton of bricks. My lip trembles, I...

Click Here to Support Grace’s CRPS 500 Minute Run Organized by...

My 14 year old daughter, Grace, has Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. She was an avid runner and very healthy teen. Her ankle was broken...

Life With One of the Most Painful Conditions Known to Modern...

RSD/CRPS goes by many names: reflex sympathetic dystrophy, reflex neurovascular dystophy, complex regional pain syndrome, hand-foot atrophy, Sudeck’s atrophy, amplified musculoskeletal pain syndrome, and causalgia (to name...

People With Chronic Pain Respond to Doctors Advocating ‘Pain Acceptance’ on...

In the wake of the opioid crisis, medical professionals’ fears about prescribing opioid painkillers have risen — to the extent that some doctors have turned...

‘I am the other side of the opiate crisis’

by Lynn Frank, For Philly.com Lynn Frank, 64, of Northeast Philadelphia, a former records and information manager at a law firm, experienced a serious foot injury...

15 Secrets of People Who Can’t Work Because of an Illness

By Paige Wyant: If you have a chronic illness, you may know what it feels like to be a “full-time patient.” Between the physical and emotional symptoms, constant...

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) or Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) Every...

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS), or Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD), as it was previously known, is an excruciating chronic, and complex multi-system disease of the autonomic...

Pain Patients Beg FDA For More Options, Easier Access To Opioids

People with chronic conditions cope with prescription restrictions and limited alternative therapies amid the nation's opioid crackdown. SILVER SPRING, Md. — One pain patient lay...

Specific autoantibodies in patients with longstanding CRPS

BY BIM: We recently published a study on antibodies found in the blood of patients with longstanding Complex Regional Pain Syndrome . Antibodies are substances produced by the body’s immune...