Category Archives: Hypermobility Syndrome in Children

Review Article: Hypermobility syndromes and chronic or recurrent MSK pain in children (Oct 2015)

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

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Information booklet for JHS/HEDS in kids, part – 2

Last month, I made a brochure (Part 1) aiming to provide information to school teachers about what is JHS/HEDS and how it affects children.The brochure in this post is the second in the series, and offers tips to teachers on how … Continue reading

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EDS Awareness Month: Information booklet for JHS/HEDS in kids

May is EDS awareness month. I have been mulling over what sort of a post would contribute to raising awareness about EDS. I think people who read EDS related blogs are already aware of it because of some sort of … Continue reading

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Link: EDS, Hypermobility Type: Evolving Perspectives on a Poorly Understood Problem – Dr. Derek Neilson

“EDS, Hypermobility Type: Evolving Perspectives on a Poorly Understood Problem” is an informative talk by Dr. Neilson that touches on many important issues related to EDS-HT as well as  presents some very important updates regarding this condition that I have … Continue reading

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Joint hypermobility and Sports

Did you know that Sania Mirza has hypermobility of her wrist joints?

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Child with H-EDS/JHS

A teenager I know from an online H-EDS group had asked me to write this post. I thank her for her inputs. The content has been modified from another post to suit a parental advice post.  H-EDS/JHS can be a debilitating, … Continue reading

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