Chat Schedule Annoucement

As some know for some time we’ve run Saturday chats (Sunday for our Aussies and Kiwi’s who come in) for a few years.

Well officially, this week we have started our split chat. Where we have 1 hour that is European friendly, and 1 hour that is Australian/New Zealand friendly. This will allow our administrators to only need to do 1 hour blocks as 2 hours has started to fatigue some of our longer…

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RSD Angel Asks

Please post answers on RCDOM.org so that people on other sites can see the answers as well (this is to avoid only Facebookers seeing the Facebook answers, the Google+ users only seeing the Google+ answers, etc).

How do you respond when people ask what’s wrong with your foot/hand/limb/whatever and why it hasn’t “healed” yet?

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Breakthrough in understanding chronic pain could lead to new treatments

Breakthrough in understanding chronic pain could lead to new treatments

Chronic pain, defined as disabling pain that persists despite attempts at treatment and often without obvious cause, has become a serious challenge for health professionals. It is not surprising that someone suffering from this level of pain might become depressed, but most studies consider depression a “comorbidity” – an associated disorder – or suggest that the pain is “somatization” of the…

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Well apparently her body thought it needed to give you a second chance at offering you a date. So her first surgery failed and she’s going into surgery today @sullygram77. Hopefully @groverswarrior hears from you soon. (at Plano, Texas)

The Wings of Strength

The Wings of Strength

The tough week found me back to back for about a month. I became angry at myself, the world, the flares. They took me down into a dark place that I hadn’t visited in years. My anxiety flared. My anger became worse. I began to hide from everyone.

I experienced my first “freeze”. My left leg engulfed in ice. My right leg engulfed in fire. I began to realize this is a sign of the monster getting…

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And a Gold Medal for Team USA (& Pain Warriors)

And a Gold Medal for Team USA (& Pain Warriors)

On September 8th, the U.S. Women’s Wheelchair Basketball team started the Rio Paralympics with a record-breaking win. And yesterday, they took their trip to Rio another step further, they also took the GOLD.

Paralympics USA Gold

USA Women’s Wheelchair Basketball Team takes the GOLD

With every team are individuals who excel in their particular aspect of the games. And with individual of that team is a person who came…

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