A Letter To My Daughter Who Struggles With CRPS

A Letter To My Daughter Who Struggles With CRPS – Dear McKenzie, It has been over four years since your struggles began with Complex Regional Pain Syndrome ...

17 Things People With Chronic Illness Mean When They Say ‘I’m...

By: Erin Migdol Everyone has said “I’m tired” at one point or another. But those deceptively simple words can have so many meanings. Without knowing...

Chronic Pain Patients in Need of Care

We have two epidemics related to misuse of opioids in America.  First: people with addiction and premature death from abuse of opioids.  Second: also...

The Emotional Side of Chronic Pain I Never Knew a Person...

Waking up to face another day in this body that seems to have failed me in so many ways leads to a whole new...

Chronic Pain Patients Will Rally Across the U.S. to Protest Limits...

On Saturday, April 7, people with chronic pain will rally across the U.S. to protest the federal changes to limit opioid prescriptions for those who have...

This Is What Everyday Things Feel Like If You Have Chronic...

What Does Chronic Pain Feel Like? This Is What Everyday Things Are Like For People With Chronic Pain. By JR THORPE, Sleep is often a particularly vexing...

What is Lady Gaga’s Chronic Pain? Fibromyalgia Explained

Lady Gaga performs during her ‘Joanne’ world tour at Rogers Arena on Aug. 1, 2017 in Vancouver, Canada. It’s been an incredibly tough month for...

Sudden, Unexpected Death in Chronic Pain Patients

By Forest Tennant, MD, DrPH Sudden, unexpected death may occur in a severe, chronic pain patient, and the terminal event may be unrelated to medical therapeutics....

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...

RSD/CRPS Can Involve Internal Organs

RSD/CRPS can involve internal organs requiring innovative and costly approaches to treatment for pain relief due to its unique nature. RSD/CRPS invariably involves the internal organs,...