Tag Archives: JHS

Wherefor art thou Dysautonomia?

“Homeo(stasis)… oh homeo(stasis)… wherefor out thou dysautonomia?” to mangle a phrase with apologies to all you brilliant Shakespeare scholars. And mix some medical metaphors to boot. Anyone who’s been exploring either Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome or the highly comorbid Mast Cell Activation … Continue reading

Posted in Dysautonomia | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Depression and EDS and MCAD

I really need to include anxiety in this post as well, as the two – depression and anxiety – seem to go very hand-in-hand for a large number of us. No surprise, this is true for the commonly comorbid autism … Continue reading

Posted in About MCAD, Solutions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Our Stories of Strength coming out May 2015

I’m thrilled to share that my short “story of strength” was included in the first edition anthology of Our Stories of Strength: Living With Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome that came out on Kindle May 8th, 2015 for EDS Awareness Month! And as … Continue reading

Posted in About EDS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

May is EDS Awareness Month

Every chronic illness and issue has an awareness month, and May happens to be the month for Ehlers-Danlos Syndromes Awareness. So prepare to be beat about the ears and eyes with lots of awareness tweets, pins and Facebook posts by … Continue reading

Posted in About EDS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Diagnosing Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Boy is this a┬áhot topic! Naturally, since it’s so hard to even get a doctor or doctors to listen to us and recognize our vast collections of symptoms (see last) as a possible systemic condition, we naturally want an easy … Continue reading

Posted in About EDS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment