Clinical trial.

Complex regional pain syndrome (crps) is the most painful condition known to the medical community. It's a disease with no known cause, no diagnostic test, no proven treatment course to follow, and no cure. Due to this rather gloom disease prognosis, I have kept my eye on current clinical trials for a better treatment solution or…

IV port

{Previous post IV Port Placement} In October I got an IV port placed in my upper right chest. IV ports are often placed for long-term intravenous therapies, such as chemotherapy or in my case weekly lidocaine. Agreeing to a port placement was a difficult decision for me, one where pros and cons list came into…

Soothing Pain Self-Care.

Chronic pain and illness impacts you both physically and mentally, but it also takes a toll on those around you. With any chronic diagnosis, life changes and you may find yourself needing assistance in areas you didn’t previously. This has caused some of the more internally stressful moments. In my journey with my chronic diagnosis, I have…