I don’t know…

It’s been a little bit since I wrote anything, I take that back, it has been a while since I posted anything I have written about CRPS. I have some things saved as drafts, but not sure if I should post them. The reason I did not want them posted is because I am not sureContinue reading I don’t know…

Weight Gain…

This may seem like an odd post, but it is something that has been bothering me for a while and it is that I have gained 35lbs since the start of my CRPS. For as long as I can remember I have had a problem with my weight management, but nothing like this. It’s like IContinue reading Weight Gain…

Intimacy, Sex and Libido…

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome or CRPS and the medications that go along with it have many side effects, including, but not limited to, intimacy, sexual intercourse, and libido for both men and women. Although they are somewhat interconnected I wanted to talk a little about each one individually. Let’s talk about both physical and intellectualContinue reading Intimacy, Sex and Libido…

The Do’s and Do Nots of CRPS…

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome or CRPS is a very complex disease, as the name implies. It is very difficult to diagnose, with no one single test to confirm the CRPS. There are different guidelines as to what tests or combination of tests will confirm a diagnosis. There is a lack of consistent clinical studies that offerContinue reading The Do’s and Do Nots of CRPS…

Another Sleepless Night…

I wrote this post at 3:30 am: It’s 3:30 am, I am awake and typing another post involving sleep. Nights are becoming my days, days becoming my nights. This is getting to be a real problem for me. I take Nortriptyline to help me sleep, but I no longer feel tired after taking it. MyContinue reading Another Sleepless Night…