EDS: The Fall Guy

Finally getting the Ehlers-Danlos diagnosis brings a bag of mixed emotions. On one hand, it’s such a relief to know why you have all of these problems! Reading about others like you, and possibly connecting online, really makes you feel like you’re not alone. You could spend days reading comments and stories and thinking “Me,…

Doctors, and Labs, and PT, Oh My!

For other zebras, days like these sound very familiar. My zebra, like many others, has several other health issues that are found more commonly in EDS or are part of her EDS. So on top of the EDS itself, she has Neuropathy, Secondary Adrenal Insufficiency, Autoimmune Thyroid Disease (aka Hashimoto’s), ¬†and Gastroparesis. Thankfully the latter…