ARRC – Autoimmune Resource & Research Centre

February is Raynaud’s Awareness Month

Auguste Gabriel Maurice Raynaud (1834 – 1881) was the French doctor who discovered Raynaud’s Syndrome in the late 19th Century.  It is a vasospastic disorder which contracts blood vessels in the extremities.  It is also the “R” in the CREST syndrome acronym.  Facts: raynauds