Articles

blog-post-thumbnail
W Virginia Tri-state EDS support group promoting EDS Awareness Month 

Posted on April 3, 2018

Tri-state EDS support group members were interviewed to discuss EDS Awareness Month Ashton Nesmith-Kochera is with Victoria Graham and 8 others By: Jonathan Hunter Updated: May 17, 2018 11:18 PM EDT Click here for the link to the video of this interview   MARTINSBURG, W.Va. – The month of May is Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Awareness month. EDS is an inherited condition that affects […]

Read More

blog-post-thumbnail
Many Ehlers- Danlos Patients Cannot go Numb at the Dentists

Posted on April 1, 2018

By Chris Baraniuk Some people are resistant to local anaesthetic, meaning they must endure dental and medical procedures without such pain relief. And we’re only beginning to understand why. To Lori Lemon, the doctors all seemed flabbergasted. She had come in to the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida, to have a lipoma – a growth […]

Read More

blog-post-thumbnail
The Truth is that I will Always be Tired. It’s Part of my EDS.

Posted on March 20, 2018

Tiffany wakes up exhausted with her Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome issues. Life with Ehlers Danlos: Surviving Exhaustion While Still “Adulting” By Tiffany Early I’m tired. That’s not exactly a news flash. I’m forever and always tired. One thing that I have in common with the majority of the chronic illness and rare disease community is my chronic […]

Read More

blog-post-thumbnail
Mandy Harvey Discusses her Struggles with Ehlers-Danlos Syndromes

Posted on February 24, 2018

By Natalie Angley, CNN Mandy Harvey takes people on a journey when she sings. “The thing I love about music … you can close your eyes and be transported back to a memory or a dream or a feeling,” the 30-year-old said. Harvey has near-perfect pitch, so it’s hard to believe she is deaf. “I was […]

Read More

blog-post-thumbnail
Being different doesn’t mean that you’re alone with EDS

Posted on February 21, 2018

No More Monkey Bars: A 13-Year-Old’s Journey With A Rare Genetic Condition by Isabella ‘Kitty’ Yim An email from Louis DeLauro, a middle school teacher at the Grey Nun Academy in Yardley, Pennsylvania. He wrote: “Isabella Yim is 13 years old and is a star in my Language Arts Classroom. All of us found her […]

Read More

Get Webinar Announcements And Our FREE Guide

Support EDS Awareness

See all upcoming events

Current Poll

How long until you received a proper diagnosis for EDS?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...