The Raynaud’s Association needs your help! We have an opportunity to win the $5,000 prize that GuideStar USA, Inc., the leading source of nonprofit information, and KIMBIA, a group that empowers nonprofits and other organizations to increase giving, are making available through their Winter 2011 GuideStar-KIMBIA Nonprofit Giveaway. Anyone with firsthand knowledge about us who is not a paid employee of the Raynaud’s Association—donors, volunteers, board members, Forum members, any recipients of our services—can write a review about us on GuideStar at http://is.gd/0UW1NT.
The funds will go a long way in helping us spread the word about Raynaud’s and in providing assistance to the Raynaud’s community. We’ll really appreciate your support. If we win the $5,000, we all win!
Two videos from CBS affiliate stations – New York and Philadelphia – talk about the use of Botox and Viagra for Raynaud’s. While both treatments are promising, more clinical support is still required to convince the medical community and the insurance industry to apply these treatments on a broader scale to Raynaud’s sufferers.
- Cold Temperatures can cause Raynaud’s Attacks
While everyone experiences a decrease in blood flow in their circulatory system in cold weather, individuals with Raynaud’s Disease have a greater response to cold. In fact, even holding a cold beverage can change the skin color on the tips of your fingers! [Read more…]
We’re happy to introduce our latest corporate sponsor: 2K Innovations, manufacturer of Volt Indoor/Outdoor Heated Slippers. [Read more…]