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...

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...

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...

What I Wish I Had Known About Complex Regional Pain Syndrome...

Rachel Ehrenberg There is so much that is not told to you when first diagnosed with a chronic illness. When I was diagnosed with complex...

CRPS RSD and ICE , Should It Be Used?

The normal course of physical therapy following an injury is to use ice to bring down inflammation. They usually recommend something along the lines...

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...

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

Meghan Bayer 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...

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...

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...

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...