Types of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome and Its Symptoms

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, CRPS, formerly known as RSD Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy, is a progressive disease of the Autonomic Nervous System, and more specifically,...

FDA Designates CRPS Drug as ‘Breakthrough Therapy’

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has designated an experimental drug as a potential breakthrough therapy for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS), a chronic...

NFL Player Struggles with Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)

After just two days around the Seahawks, Tammy Jones is all in. “I love the Seahawks family already. I feel like I’m leaving him in...

The Problem With How The Media Portrays Complex Regional Pain Syndrome...

My fingertips ache as they dance across my keyboard typing "Complex Regional Pain Syndrome" into Google (you know, today's most reliable source). Articles flood...

New Drug May Help the Badass Pain Warriors of CRPS

Colossal pain. Mammoth swelling. Hypersensitivity. Drastic changes in body temperature. Imagine being in that kind of pain all the time. Frankly, it sounds a...

Czech Hospital Offers Cannabis Vaporization For Pain Treatment

Via ICCI (International Cannabis and Cannabinoids Institute) A team from the Center for Pain Management at St. Anne’s University Hospital Brno in Czechia recently introduced a unique...

10 things I wish I had known about CRPS/RSD when I...

I remember the very first time one of my doctors mumbled the letters RSD as she tried to demystify why my feet would not...

The Dangers Behind Lower Back Pain and Fever

Lower back pain is the most common reason stated for work-related absences. This type of pain will often have pronounced impact on overall performance and motivation....

Grieving Your Old Self When Chronic Illness Turns You Into Someone...

I’ve been crying a lot. I cried this afternoon in frustration. Another doctor appointment, another diagnosis, another problem to fix. One that may not even...

Living with CRPS, an excruciating chronic pain condition that can ‘happen...

By Emanuela CampanellaMultimedia Video Journalist  Global News What if you’re on the “right track,” months away from finishing your articling and becoming a lawyer, before those tracks twist and...

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