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    Stories of Hope

    RSDSA: More than 30 Years of Helping Those Affected by CRPS/RSD


Living With CRPS/RSD

Click Here For Coping With CRPS Page
RSDSA gives those affected by CRPS/RSD education, advocacy and hope! From signs & symptoms, to diagnosis, to living with CRPS/RSD long term, this section has health and lifestyle information for adults and youth living with this painful and debilitating condition – as well as for their families and caregivers.


Click Here For Research Medical Page
RSDSA raises funds for research to find better treatments – and a cure – for CRPS/RSD. We also work with research groups and healthcare professionals worldwide to foster collaboration, communication and awareness. Here you’ll find the latest studies and articles about progress and breakthroughs


Click Here For Community Page. These are CRPS RSD walkers from the past.
CRPS/RSD can be isolating. RSDSA ensures that those affected by CRPS/RSD are not alone. We’ve built a strong, vibrant community that participates in conferences, fundraising events, mentoring, support groups and other activities that help them take control of life with CRPS/RSD. Join us.

Our Mission

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome Association (RSDSA) mission is to provide support, education, and hope to all affected by the pain and disability of CRPS/RSD, while we drive research to develop better treatments and a cure.

Upcoming Events

RSDSA Event Calendar
If you would like to check  RSDSA Events for the upcoming months that are not shown below, please visit our Event Calendar
Support RSDSA When You Shop Ben’s Deli, Woodbury, NY, Friday, August 31, 2018
Who doesn’t enjoy a cool and easy meal on a hot summer’s day? RSDSA understands that people with CRPS can be challenged to cook healthy home-made meals and even enjoy dining out in a restaurant, so we have teamed up with Ben’s Deli in Woodbury to offer you a DELIcious dining opportunity that will also be BENefit RSDSA.
3rd Annual Long Island CRPS/RSD Awareness Walk Event, East Meadow, NY, Saturday, September 15, 2018
Join us for the 3rd Annual Long Island CRPS/RSD Awareness Walk Event at Dogwood Field, Eisenhower Park, East Meadow, NY. This event will be held Rain or Shine. Register Now!
6th Annual Sam Harber CRPS Golf Tourney/Silent Auction, Monticello, MN, Saturday, September 22, 2018
Come join us and support our 6th Annual Sam Harber Golf Tourney/Silent Auction. Register/Donate Now!
2018 Knock Out Pain 5K, Easton, PA, Saturday, September 23, 2018
Easton, PA, are you ready for Knock Out Pain 2018? Join runners in a collective effort to bring awareness to chronic pain sufferers. All proceeds will benefit RSDSA and their goal to aid and advocate on behalf of those living with chronic pain. Running clubs are welcome, as are families! Register Now!
Treating the Whole Person: Optimizing Wellness, Charlotte, NC, Satruday, September 29, 2018
RSDSA is coming to Charlotte, NC for an exciting half-day conference: Treating the Whole Person: Optimizing Wellness at the SpringHill Suites, Charlotte, NC. The CRPS community is coming together again to network with experts while learning and sharing with friends and healthcare professionals. Register Now!
6th Annual Fight the Flame 5k, Charlotte, NC, Sunday September 30, 2018
The Fight the Flame 5K was established with the goal to raise awareness and money for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS). There will be a 5k race and a 1k Family Roll & Stroll. Prizes will be awarded to the top runners. Money raised is to benefit the Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome Association (RSDSA). Register Now!
Ride Across The Country For CRPS, Begins in October
A friend of RSDSA,Tatum, will be embarking on a bike ride across the country to raise awareness and funds for CRPS. You can donate on this page to help her. Donate Now!
Boscov’s Gala Preview for a Great Cause, Thursday, October 4, 2018, Milford, CT
Be the first to see the brand new Boscov’s at the Connecticut Post Mall, Milford, CT and Support RSDSA!
6th Annual CRPS Walk for Awareness Event, Pennsauken, NJ, Sunday, October 21, 2018
6th Annual CRPS Walk for Awareness Event, Pennsauken, NJ, Sunday, October 21, 2018
RSDSA is calling ALL Pain Warriors, Family, and Friends from near and far! Whether you suffer from or know someone who has CRPS, you know how devastating this rare disease can be. Won’t you please join us for the 6th Annual CRPS Walk for Awareness Event, not only to raise awareness, but to bring us together as ONE!
Register Now!
CRPS Educational Expo Sponsored by The Tales of The CRPS, Jacksonville, FL, Friday, October 26, 2018
Join us at Brooks Rehabilitation Hospital in Assembly Room 1 and 2 for an evening of education.
Register Now!
RSDSA Young Adult Weekend, Austin, TX, Friday, November 2 – Monday, the 5th 2018
3rd CRPS Young Adult Weekend: Managing Life with CRPS: RSDSA is excited to announce the 3rd CRPS Young Adult Weekend! After the successes of two Young Adult Weekends we have decided to head to Austin, Texas! Register Now!
Fight the Flame 5k – Mentor, OH, Sunday November 4, 2018
Please join Fight the Flame 5k of Mentor, OH, which Supports Research, Education, and Awareness of RSD/CRPS with a 1k Family Roll and Stroll. Register Now!

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