The eyes have it: How CRPS affect the eyes

How does CRPS affect the eyes

For those who are unaware, CRPS stands for “Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS)”. CRPS usually affects sensory and motor disturbances of one’s limbs. However; as a crucial aspect of the nervous system, our eyes also become affected by the disturbances of CRPS.  Complex regional pain syndrome does not have a clear definition by doctors thereby … Read more

Is Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome Recognized as a Qualifying Disability?

CRPS disability

Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome is a neurological condition primarily caused by improper function of the central nervous system. For those of you who don’t remember high school anatomy, the central nervous system connects the brain, the brain stem, and the spinal cord. CRPS comes in two different forms, differentiated by the presence of lesions in … Read more

Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome and Epidural Steroid Injections: Stop Suffering, Without Surgery

Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome and Epidural Steroid Injections: Stop Suffering, Without Surgery

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, or CRPS, is a progressive condition characterized by discomfort and pain that can affect your bones and joints, your skin, or your muscle tissue. Women suffer from it far more frequently than men, and it appears most often among adults between the ages of 20 and 40. CRPS can be caused … Read more

Can vitamin C prevent complex regional

What Is Complex Regional Pain Syndrome? Complex regional pain syndrome, or CRPS, is a chronic pain disorder of the bodily extremities, or limbs. When the arms, legs, hands or feet experience physical trauma, this sparks the onset of CRPS in select cases. Accordingly, CRPS reflects damage to both the peripheral nervous system (which channels information … Read more

Understand Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

Understand Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

Complex regional pain syndrome is a form of chronic pain that causes swelling and a constant pain in one limb of an individual. Very little is known about this condition but it typically develops after the individual has injured their limb. Although the injury may be very minor, the pain the person experiences are completely … Read more