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Service Dog Helps Meredith who has Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Posted on January 26, 2014

Those with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome can receive many benefits from a special dog trained to meet their specific needs. By Julia Rogers Hook “To look at 16-year-old Meredith Butenhoff, one would think that she’s the picture of health. The pretty blonde high school student from Greenville has a ready smile and speaks with a soft melodic […]

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EDS Awareness “Speaker Series” – Ellen Lenox Smith – RECORDING AVAILABLE

Posted on January 8, 2014

Ellen Lenox Smith’s January 2014 presentation recording and additional resources are provided below. “EDS Awareness Speaker Series” – a webinar program hosted by EDS Awareness hosts FREE online learning sessions twice/month!  In this ongoing series, medical topics are presented to patients within the context of Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome and associated health conditions. January 8, 2014 […]

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Service Dog Improves Quality-of-Life for Ehlers-Danlos Patient

Posted on August 14, 2013

Sue is getting much needed help from her  four-legged canine friend named Quizzy. Published by “Sue Holmes, 46, from Eaglesfield, near Cockermouth, suffers from an excruciating condition called Ehlers–Danlos syndrome. The hereditary illness is so severe that it leaves her bedridden for long periods. She uses either crutches or a wheelchair, and suffers from regular dislocations, torn […]

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Service Dogs Can Improve Life with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Posted on July 17, 2013

Service dogs can’t be turned away from public businesses, restaurants and parks.  Those with disabilities, including EDS, need their companions for assistance in public and at home.  By Elia Madrid-Onofre | “I walked into the grocery store with my roommate about three months ago. We were minding our own business, and before we could make it […]

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