Burning Nights: CRPS and Double Amputations: Chronic Illness Podcast
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Subscribe Sign up with your email address to receive news and updates. Email Address Sign Up We respect your privacy. Thank you! What is your disorder? *Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)At what age did your disorder become a daily issue? *24Who were you before your illness became debilitating? *I was a trained Barrister (lawyer), I was lecturing in Law and became Head of Law at a college. I was happy, content with life, in love with a gorgeous Armed Forces man, just bought our 1st house and we were looking at planning a familyWhat would you do if you were not dealing with your invisible illness? *I would have continued my legal career as a Barrister in Family lawWhat would you like people to know about your daily life? *I am now confined to a wheelchair and am an above knee amputee due to the CRPS. I live in extreme burning and freezing excessive pain every day and suffer from wild temperature issues, swollen stumps as well as suffering from tremors and spasms on a daily basis. It’s so difficult and…