CRPS to Emergency Room Physicians – “Understand and Treat the Disease”

CRPS/RSD is a chronic neuro-inflammatory disorder. It is classified as a rare disorder by the United States Food and Drug Administration. However, up to...

What It’s Like Living With Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, the ‘Suicide...

It’s 4 a.m., and once again I’m unable to sleep. As I sit alone in my living room, guided meditation for pain streaming though...

How CRPS Is Like a Wailing, Screaming Alarm That Never Shuts...

Roberta Hierath One thing I’ve learned in seven years of living with complex regional pain syndrome is that there is almost no one in...

Why do people with CRPS and Chronic Pain so Frequently Suffer...

It’s something that nobody likes to talk about, but suffering chronic pain very often goes hand in hand with gastrointestinal and/or urinary problems. For people...

The Chronic Pain that Won’t Go Away! Health Experts

CRPS is a rare neurological condition that causes unending agony and misery. But now a special implant offers hope to sufferers. What’s it like to...

Spotlight: When to Listen- A Day In The Life With CRPS

By Autumn Strand, I, like many, had never heard of RSD/CRPS until it actually happened to me. I remember on the ride home googling it...

Twelve Things People with CRPS Want You To Know About Them...

This is the season to be jolly! Or at least, that’s what I’ve heard. I love the holiday season. There are beautiful lights and...

The Discrimination I Experience as a Young Person With Invisible Illness....

There are thousands of chronic illnesses and even more people who have chronic illnesses. It’s hard for most people to believe, but yes, young...

The Real Deal behind Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

Have you ever heard of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome? I only knew about it when I was diagnosed with that condition. It started when...

How CRPS Is Like a Wailing, Screaming Alarm That Never Shuts...

Roberta Hierath One thing I’ve learned in seven years of living with complex regional pain syndrome is that there is almost no one in the regular course...