Using Food to Fight Disease

As part of my CRPS I have inflammation in all my joints as well as the areas that are affected by CRPS (left foot, right arm, right eye). I have found that a strict anti-inflammation diet has significantly reduced my swelling and improved my energy levels that were reduced from the chronic fatigue that accompanies CRPS.…

Infusion

For me a diagnosis of complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) was relieving in the sense of knowing what was going on, but also disappointing in knowing that there is no cure and many treatments are trial-and-error as far as effectiveness goes. Lately I've been getting weekly IV infusions of 350mg lidocaine for my CRPS. So…

The “Suicide Disease”

When I first received my diagnosis of complex regional pain syndrome I had never heard of this disease. When I first started researching this disease the more frustrated I became. For CRPS being the most painful condition known to the medical community (see pain index below) there is very little research done. No definite known…