Rare is the person who has not experienced pain and misery from a kidney stone, eye scratch, childbirth, or other problem. But the eye healed, the stone was passed, and the baby born. In each case, pain flared up in response to a known cause. With treatment, or with the body's healing powers alone, the pain went away.
Labels like complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) are not helpful without some thought about how to treat the condition. Previously, when... Read more »
Restless leg syndrome (RLS) is a common and sometimes devastating condition. I see it quite frequently in many of my chronic pain... Read more »
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome is a rare complication of common problems. The most common problems that can lead to CRPS are a bone... Read more »
Women are twice as likely to have irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Women are also more likely to develop a chronic painful condition like... Read more »