RSDSHOPE - Helping Other People Endure
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RSDS (Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome) is a broad-spectrum disorder that affects the lives of men and women alike. The crippling pain is a mental and physical burden for all who suffer from this syndrome.

But there is HOPE! Recent medical advancements coupled with a prompt and accurate diagnosis offer hope to people with RSDS. Patients armed with an understanding and awareness of RSDS are better prepared to battle this disorder.

RSDS HOPE (Helping Other People Endure) of Wisconsin, Inc. was established in 1995 to increase awareness of RSDS and to assist RSDS patients in their recovery. Orvel Howard, founder and president of RSDS HOPE of Wisconsin, Inc. and his wife Violet, treasurer, established the support group. Orvel's battle with RSDS began in 1992. Please read about Orvel Howard here.

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