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- 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.
Tag Archives: Life with hypermobility syndrome
On Self compassion in chronic illness… A few days ago, I wrote a contemplative post, wondering how much I might be catastrophizing my own pain and giving it more attention than it needed. … In many ways, I feel the … Continue reading
Some great tips from Erin on parenting a small child when you are disabled or chronically ill. As the parent of a highly energetic six year old, I often feel like my life consists of shuttling him from one activity … Continue reading
Originally posted on Misadventures of Donau:
Before getting too deep, let me mention that Hypermobility is not necessarily uncommon, but those who suffer from pain brought on by the condition are very few and far between. So what IS Hypermobility?…
Joint hypermobility syndrome (JHS) affect the connective tissues (the stuff that holds us together and binds one thing to another in the body) of the body and leads to multi-site painful conditions. In particular, JHS causes laxity of ligaments (the … Continue reading
Blog Break I am traveling now, and travels are always a difficult time for people with chronic diseases and disabilities, visible or invisible. I wanted to share what traveling entails for me.
If the joints of the elbows, wrists and fingers are injured or weak due to hypermobility syndrome, the person finds many day to day and mundane activities difficult or painful. They may be embarrassed to ask for help because these … Continue reading