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- Joint hypermobility Syndrome is not Just Flexibility
- Chronic Pain in JHS
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- Healing the bitter core
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About this blog
Thank you for visiting my blog.
I have Hypermobility Syndrome and I blog about things relevant to this little known condition to raise awareness about it. The posts here are reblogs of posts by many WP bloggers and selected posts from my primary blog at http://jhs-heds-india.blogspot.com.
I am grateful for all the information and support I have received from fellow zebras and hope that you may find something useful on my blog.
Category Archives: Awareness
Originally posted on Mast Cells & Collagen Behaving Badly:
Following on from my blog post on Types of Fatigue I was asked by one of my followers to do a post on the various types of pain I experience. When…
An excellent talk I highly recommend – I found it very helpful. Watch it full-screen, I am sure if you are new to this new to this condition and are watching it for the first time, you will want to … Continue reading
New changes are happening in the diagnostic criteria of EDS, hEDS and hypermobility spectrum disorders. I would like to share some old talks again that are extremely informative and must-watch for anyone wanting to know about these conditions. Dr. Derek … Continue reading
Latest Updates: Feb 2017: Hypermobile Ehlers–Danlos Syndrome:Clinical Description and Natural History
Top experts on HEDS come together in this review article to describe what is known and understood so far about the cause, presentation and management of HEDS. Hypermobile Ehlers–Danlos Syndrome (a.k.a. Ehlers–Danlos Syndrome Type III and Ehlers–Danlos Syndrome Hypermobility Type): … Continue reading
Ehlers–Danlos Syndrome – Hypermobility Type: A Much Neglected Multisystemic Disorder Yael Gazit, Giris Jacob, and Rodney Grahame. Excerpt from abstract: Throughout the years, extra-articular manifestations have been described, including cardiovascular, autonomic nervous system, gastrointestinal, hematologic, ocular, gynecologic, neurologic, and psychiatric … Continue reading
https://www.nih.gov/news-events/news-releases/nih-scientists-uncover-genetic-explanation-frustrating-syndrome Scientists at the National Institutes of Health have identified a genetic explanation for a syndrome characterized by multiple frustrating and difficult-to-treat symptoms, including dizziness and lightheadedness, skin flushing and itching, gastrointestinal complaints, chronic pain, and bone and joint problems. … Continue reading
When flexibility is not necessarily a virtue: hypermobility syndromes and chronic or recurrent musculoskeletal pain in children (PDF link) By Marco Cattalini, Raju Khubchandani, and Rolando Cimaz Pediatric Clinic, University of Brescia and Spedali Civili di Brescia, Brescia, Italy Pediatric Rheumatology Clinic, Department of Paediatrics, Jaslok … Continue reading