CRPS

Pills, pills, and more pills!

One part of CRPS and chronic illness that I had not anticipated was the amount of pills and supplements. Take with food…Take three times daily…Take as needed…May make nauseous…Take at bedtime…Avoid driving until you know how you are affected by this medication… So many instructions and so many pills! The past six weeks I’ve been…… Continue reading Pills, pills, and more pills!

CRPS

Chronic Book Club

Hey there!! Social lives are hard to maintain with a chronic illness. Sometimes getting out of bed is a chore! That’s why I’m starting a chronic illness online book club. How it works: 1. A survey will be sent out ahead of time with book choices (Spoonie related and others) to be choosen by popular…… Continue reading Chronic Book Club

CRPS

Working through the fire

Many people with CRPS experience a constant burning sensation in their affected CRPS areas. My CRPS areas are cold to the touch and feel as if I’m being burned with liquid nitrogen. A constant cold burn. During my diagnostic period and start of treatment I was on short-term disability, unable to function from the pain.…… Continue reading Working through the fire