Fighting through the pain: Jarrett Seck’s battle with CRPS

Seck can no longer move most of his body. He has lost function in both of his legs and his left arm, leaving him...

A Letter To Those Who Do Not Have CRPS/RSD

For those of you who have CRPS/RSD share this article to help your loved ones understand. Dear Loved Ones, The other day a friend of mine...

Teaching the Physician About CRPS

By Ed Coghlan Ask a CRPS patient about his or her experience with physicians and you’ll probably hear something like “It took months for me...

What is Remission With CRPS?

By Gracie Gean Bagosy-Young RSDSA says that “Complex Regional Pain Syndrome occurs when the nervous systems and immune system msifre as they respond to tissue...

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...

Dorsal Root Ganglion Stimulation Offered for CRPS in Lower Extremities

Experts compare DRG stimulation to traditional SCS In February 2016, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a novel treatment for patients with complex regional...

I Will No Longer Apologize for Walking Slowly Due to Pain

Rebecca Martens “Sorry I’m slow…” “I’ll move so you can go past me…” “Sorry I’m in your way…” “Yeah, I’m not so fast, sorry…” Due to my complex regional...

Are Your Days and Night Burning With Pain? This is CRPS...

Are your days and nights burning with pain? Are you suffering from unbearable pains? Burning days and nights Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) is a rare...

Why I Lie About My Pain Level at My Doctor’s Appointments

Alyssa Skillman In 1971, two individuals from McGill University developed the McGill Pain Questionnaire. It includes questions about the type and quality of pain that...

A Letter On The Day Of Your Child’s CRPS Diagnosis

A Letter On The Day Of Your Child’s CRPS Diagnosis. . . To Myself and Every Other Mother, Father, Or Caretaker Hi there, Wow.  I know you...

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