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    Join The Fight

    Keep informed of the latest news, research, treatments and more

  • Coping Strategies

    Coping Strategies

    RSDSA offers you the resources you need to not only cope with CRPS/RSD, but to live well

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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
Door of Hope Breaks Open the Silence on CRPS, Newark, DE, Saturday, June 1, 2019
Door of Hope is calling all RSD/CRPS Warriors & Heroes to join us at Glasgow Regional Park for our Door of Hope Breaks Open the Silence on CRPS: Join Door of Hope/RSDSA for a CRPS Awareness Event on Sat. June 1st at Regional Glasgow Park, Newark, DE.  This is an awareness event for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome – a hidden disease that affects individuals affected by complex regional pain syndrome formerly known as reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSD/CRPS). Donate Now!
Young Adult Weekend, Managing Life with CRPS, New Orleans, LA, June 7 – 10, 2019
Registration is now closed. RSDSA is excited to announce the First Young Adult Weekend of 2019 which will be held in “The Big Easy”… New Orleans, LA. This event is for young adults ages 21 – 31 with CRPS. Space is limited, so please register as soon as possible if you wish to attend.
Climb Mount Kilimanjaro! Beginning June 14, 2019
The Datta Family, Samyadev Datta MD, his wife Mala and daughter, Aditi are climbing Mount Kilimanjaro beginning June 14, 2019. They have generously offered their climb as a fundraising event for the benefit of RSDSA. Donate Now!
RIDE FOR WARRIORS: Medford, MA to Bay Harbor Islands, FL, June 29 – July 16, 2019
Eric Moyal is raising funds and awareness for his sister Anais who has CRPS/RSD. Eric will leave Boston on June 29th 2019 and spend the next 16 days riding to Miami Beach, Florida to raise money for CRPS and TOS. Donate Now!
4th Annual RSDSA Long Island CRPS Awareness Walk & Expo, East Meadow, NY, Saturday, September 7, 2019
Please join us at Dogwood Field, Eisenhower Park, East Meadow, NY for this Rain or Shine event. Bring Along Your Appetite – Bagels/Coffee before with a BBQ to follow. There will be a 1k, and 2.5k for you to Walk or Roll. “Can’t Walk or Roll!” That’s Okay – Be Part of the Event! Visit the education center, workshops, presentations, craft for the kids and raffles & more! REGISTER NOW!
7th Annual Fight the Flame, Charlotte, NC, Sunday, September 29, 2019
PLEASE JOIN US FOR THE Annual FIGHT THE FLAME 5K! Race for Prizes, Walk with Friends, Come out about Show your Support. Help support the research, education and awareness of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) / Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD). All proceeds from this race will benefit the Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome Association. Race for Prizes, Walk with Friends, Come Out and Show Your Support. REGISTER NOW!
4th Annual Knock Out Pain 5k Run and 1 Mile Family Roll & Stroll, Easton, PA, Sunday, September 29, 2019
Easton, PA, are you ready for Knock Out Pain 2019? 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. REGISTER NOW!

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