Are you experiencing chronic pain, yet no treatment seems to help? Is your physician having a hard time diagnosing the culprit of your pain? With this ocean of fluctuating symptoms and flare-ups, chronic pain can cause you to feel as though you're paddling against the current. You could be suffering … [Read more...] about What’s Causing My CRPS: The Facts vs. the Myths
Facts About CRPS: Symptoms and Treatment
Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) really is a complex and painful syndrome. With this syndrome, the pain experienced by the sufferer is out of proportion to the potential cause or injury. This means that the aftereffects of the cause are much more painful than they were at the start. CRPS is … [Read more...] about Facts About CRPS: Symptoms and Treatment
Common Treatments for RSD/CRPS
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD), also known as Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS), is a health condition that causes severe, lasting, debilitating pain. It is thought to be an autoimmune condition. Common symptoms include severe and constant pain, swelling, inflammation, changes in skin … [Read more...] about Common Treatments for RSD/CRPS
Living with CRPS: Ways to Feel Better
Living with Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) can significantly impact your life. And if you or a loved one is dealing with this often debilitating condition, you've likely tried several things to reduce your pain and improve your quality of life. Let's take a look at how you can live more … [Read more...] about Living with CRPS: Ways to Feel Better
DRG Therapy for CRPS
What Is DRG Therapy? Dorsal Root Ganglion Therapy, DRG for short, is a neuromodulatory therapy used to treat chronic pain. Dorsal root ganglions are collections of nerve cells that reside on both sides of each vertebrae at the dorsal root of the spinal nerve. There are approximately 1500 neurons … [Read more...] about DRG Therapy for CRPS
What is Complex Regional Pain Syndrome?
Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is a chronic pain condition that typically affects a limb, like a leg or an arm. Damage or malfunction to the central nervous system is believed to cause complex regional pain syndrome. The central nervous system contains the brain and spinal cord. Things like … [Read more...] about What is Complex Regional Pain Syndrome?