Archive for the ‘Relaxation Therapy’ Category

Painting is a Great Therapy for Girl 4 with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Posted on April 25, 2014

Artwork provides some comfort for this 4 year old child with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome. By Scott Fishman, Forum Publishing Group “Nimue Fong Yee, 4, painted for the first time at Young At Art Museum in Davie during its Valentine’s Day event. The following weekend, her grandmother gave her a canvas and paints — she hasn’t stopped […]

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Careful Living with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Posted on October 24, 2013

This is a thoughtful description of the things you need to consider while managing your life with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome. By Kash Salem | Yahoo Contributor Network “Hypermobility Syndrome (HMS or Ehlers Danlos Syndrome- Hypermobility Type) is a condition that affects 10-20% of the population. Some people who fit the diagnostic criteria for HMS will have no apparent negative effects as […]

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Doctor Speaker Series

Posted on September 18, 2013 is excited to be offering this Doctor Speaker Series to our EDS Membership. We are limited in the number of openings so please dial in early (by telephone only) to attend the program. The sessions will be the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays at 9:00 pm EST. Our speaker for September 18 was Dr. Stephane Treyvaud. Dr. Treyvaud is an adult, […]

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Doctor Speaker Series: Dr. Stephane Treyvaud

Posted on September 18, 2013

  We were pleased to have Dr. Stéphane Treyvaud present in our EDS Doctor Speaker Series. His presentation aired on September 18, 2013 at 9:00 pm EST.     Dr. Treyvaud is an adult, and child and adolescent psychiatrist. He is a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, of the equivalent college […]

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Hypnotherapy May Help With Joint Pain, Sleep

Posted on May 29, 2013

Angela Woods is looking for different methods to relieve pain and improve sleep.   By Shawn Conner, Vancouver Sun Photograph by: Ward Perrin Ward Perrin , Vancouver Sun “Over the years, Angela Woods has tried “just about everything” to manage the pain caused by Ehlers-Danlos syndrome. The retired commercial radio inspector has tried physiotherapy, massage […]

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“No Matter What’s Going on With My Brain There’s Always Music in My Head.”

Posted on January 14, 2013

The Bellmawr resident writes edgy, melodic rock songs with titles like “Palinopsia,” the name for an optical disturbance that’s among the debilitating symptoms of Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome.About four years ago, Fatale was diagnosed with the connective-tissue disease, which creates havoc in the joints, spine, and elsewhere. After surgeries left her barely able to move her head, […]

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