Posts you might like
- Is Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome rare – or just rarely diagnosed?
- How does Hypermobility Syndrome manifest clinically?
- The case for renaming Hypermobility Syndrome
- Hypermobility: An Indian Perspective
- Yoga; a double edged sword in H-EDS/JHS
- Joint hypermobility Syndrome is not Just Flexibility
- Chronic Pain in JHS
- When is Fatigue a Disease?
- Healing the bitter core
- How much pain?
- Losing My Cores
- How long is your X-file of diagnoses?
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: Mind Body Connection
A recently published doctoral thesis by Jessica Anne ECCLES has studied “the relevance of joint hypermobility and autonomic symptoms, particularly orthostatic intolerance, to clinical psychopathology.
In my previous post, Losing my cores, I wrote about the devastating effects of my chronic pain and disabling condition, particularly on my core psychological state. I believe that the assaults on my psyche have been in phases and in … Continue reading
How the book “Narrative medicine: honoring the stories of illness” by Dr. Rita Charon helped me in healing myself. Continue reading
Core, /kɔː/, noun, The part of something that is central to its existence or character. Our body’s core is the midsection area of the body: chest, back, sides and abdomen. The strength of the core is determined by the musculature in … Continue reading
As all doctors will recall, the WHO definition of health is Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity. Like health, there is more to “healing” than just … Continue reading
Yoga is one of the most effective system of fitness approaches to not just physical but also mental well-being. If you have H-EDS/JHS and suffer from chronic musculoskeletal pain, there is a likelihood of you gravitating to yoga at some point … Continue reading