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.
Tag Archives: Pain
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
This beautiful post will fill you with hope for a day beyond today, when all your yesterdays have been lost to a chronic illness. Jessi begins with: During my descent into illness, all I could see was what was being taken … Continue reading
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
A 10 minute video on living with chronic pain. The script is drawn from peoples’ own words about what it is like to live with chronic pain and is performed by an actor. The source material is from 77 qualitative … 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
Ah, me! the Prison House of Pain!—what lessons there are bought!— Lessons of a sublimer strain Than any elsewhere taught. – Florence Earle Coates, Poems, Volume Two, The House of Pain Chronic pain is a pain that lasts beyond three … Continue reading
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