I started WALKING for the first time in 8 years! Well more of a hobble really and only a few steps at a time but NO CRUTCHES.
I have learnt something new in the last few months, something important about CRPS. At the time of my first steps which were taken in hospital, a pain management specialist made the comment to me that CRPS is not a static disease, meaning it can vary in its intensity for many reasons, mostly unknown. So I believe it is not necessarily all doom and gloom and CRPS does not necessarily only go in one direction (downwards), life can at times improve beyond our expectations.
Here is the story of how I found myself doing the ‘impossible’