Category Archives: RSD


Fight the Flame 5k

(Speech I gave at the 1st Annual Fight the Flame 5k)

Good Morning! Y’all warmed up?

My name is Kim Durham and I’m gonna share just a little bit of my story with ya. I’ll be quick so you can get started and get the blood pumping.

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Is RSD Living With You

Is RSD living with you?

If so, you’ve probably discovered that information and knowledge is limited – therefore putting an even greater fear in your mind. Let me assure you that you’re not alone, there are others suffering with you and I am one of them. I’ve become very educated with this disease and will be using this blog to reach others, in hopes of helping you cope.  Read the rest of this entry »


Posted by on April 21, 2010 in Health, Life and Love, RSD


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RSD Is Living With Me

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy, or RSD, a chronic and incurable neurological disorder in which the sympathetic/autonomic nervous system – the system that transfers signals from the central nervous system to various organs throughout the body – malfunctions, causing nerves to misfire and send constant pain signals to the brain. RSD develops in response to physical trauma and becomes more active during times of stress. Its actions during the stress response comprise the fight-or-flight response.  Read the rest of this entry »


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Dear Family and Friends

For those who don’t know me and have read my blog, this post will explain the advise given me to start a blog.     Read the rest of this entry »


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