CRPS, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, formerly known as RSD or Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy, is ranked as the most painful form of chronic pain that exists today by the McGill Pain Index.
CRPS, is a progressive disease of the Autonomic Nervous System, more specifically, the Sympathetic Nervous System. The Multi-colored Flame Ribbon you see here stands for the burning pain nearly all CRPS patients feel. The month of November is National CRPS Awareness Month. Each November, make it a point to to really push for CRPS Awareness.
|1 : Virtual Reality Reduces Phantom Pain in Paraplegics : Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne.|
|2 : New Insights Into CRPS a Chronic Pain Condition : University of Bath.|
|3 : Determining the Origin of Hip and/or Spine Pain : American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.|
|4 : Effective and Safe Options to Treat Pain : Family Features Editorial Syndicate.|
|5 : Pain Scale Chart - 1 to 10 Levels : Disabled World.|
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