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CRPS/RSD & HOSPITAL PROTOCOL Hospital MUST Follow!  

Hospital Protocol for the CRPS Patient: Handle With Care!

Reflex Sympathetic Dystropy (RSD) also known as Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) is a chronic condition characterized by severe burning pain, pathological changes in bone and skin, excessive sweating, tissue swelling and extreme sensitivity to touch. 439 more words

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How Do You Feel?? 

Pain is subjective. No one but you knows how you really feel. When you have RSD, pain is at the core of your treatment and medications. 285 more words

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Repurpose items laying around.

A gloomy day today and waiting for the ice rain to start. :-(

I believe that I will also put some DIY ideas on my blog here. 297 more words

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The McGill Pain Index Scale 

MCGILL PAIN INDEX – WHERE IS CRPS PAIN RANKED?

Did you know that Causalgia is Latin for “burning pain” it was the first name coined for CRPS. 396 more words

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Paula Abdul: Putting the Spotlight on Rare Disease 

SMILING THROUGH THE PAIN: Paula Abdul maintains a positive attitude throughout her battle with chronic pain caused by RSD.

Pop icon, Paula Abdul, opens up about her daily struggle with Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy. 1,127 more words

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My RSD 

Imagine what it would be like to endure an external numbness with such an internal burning sensation with pressure so incredibly intense that the most potent pain relievers are completely ineffective, leaving you with the feeling that your body is actually on fire, ready to implode any moment. 309 more words

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The Beast Rears It's Head...

…and I don’t mean Beauty and the Beast style. This Beast of mine, is not going to transform into my Disney fairytale prince charming. Sitting in the Drs office earlier this afternoon, the Dr uttered words I had hoped I would never hear again. 289 more words

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