Living with CRPS: Complex Regional Pain Syndrome and beyond

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) is a progressive, chronic disease that can often be quite stressful and even debilitating.  It is essential to understand...

CRPS and Allergies: coincidence or causal?

It amazes me just how many people with CRPS subsequently develop an allergy or even multiple allergies. The most recent example I came across...

Five Common ‘No No’s’ for People With Fibromyalgia

By Jacob Teitelbaum, M.D. Dear Readers, Here are five common “no no’s” people mistakenly do when trying to manage fibromyalgia. Do any sound like you? 1. Exercising...

I Will No Longer Apologize for Walking Slowly Due to Pain

“Sorry I’m slow…” “I’ll move so you can go past me…” “Sorry I’m in your way…” “Yeah, I’m not so fast, sorry…” Due to my complex regional pain syndrome in...

The iWalk mobility device: can people with CRPS throw away their...

A client suffering CRPS in his left foot and lower leg has drawn my attention to the iWalk, which the manufacturers say is “a...