Webinar: Setting up a MSK Service
Everything you wanted to know about setting up a Musculoskeletal Service but were afraid to ask!
5 October 2018, 12.30 – 1.30
Webinar: Rheumatology commissioning in a community
Commissioning for Quality: Community-based Rheumatology Service
19 October 2018, 12.30 – 1.30… Read More Latest edition! ARMA Newletter | Arthritis & Musculoskeletal Alliance | September 2018
International Executive Director Lara Bloom was interviewed recently by “The Moment-with Maxine Mawhinney” raising awareness about EDS/HDS and talking about her moment when she walked the London Marathon in 2011.… Read More Lara Bloom has Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, a genetic connective tissue condition and this is her interview on ‘The Moment’ with Maxine Mawhinney.
Acceptance is often viewed as a grieving process, which is a great way to look at it because we do mourn our old lives from when we were fit and agile.
It can be a very emotional and anxious time because our lives need to change in so many ways so that we can adapt them to what our illnesses will allow us do. We do mourn the losses of our independence, mobility, social contact and possibly even our jobs / livelihoods.… Read More Accepting ‘Chronic Illness’ (Updated Post) | Carole Scrafton
Do you have EDS, JHS, HMS or Fibro alongside Chronic Fatigue? Do you know what Chronic means?, or the term General Pain This is an educational read, that explains the differences between Chronic Widespread Pain (CWP) and Chronic General pain (CGP) and Chronic Fatigue. it also explains some correlations between CWP, CGP, fibro and fatigue &… Read More (EDS UK) Ehlers Danlos UK – Fibromyalgia and CF (Chronic fatigue) by Dr Alan Hakim, MA FRCP
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Members from both Sunderland and Newcastle areas are welcome… Read More ‘Strut your stripes’ in Sunderland TODAY 1 – 3 pm at our first ever EDSUK meet up
“Wow!” I think that is a word that a lot us we will be saying for a few days after our opening meeting for 2018 yesterday in Sunderland UK, for Chronic / Invisible & Rare illness. FibroFlutters always post a thankyou to the folks that attend out meet ups because we know that the illnesses… Read More “Wow!” Thanks for attending, what a great opening meet up for 2018 yesterday
Volunteer Opportunities (2018) Volunteer Job Opportunities Photography Videography and Video Editing Graphic Design Editing Campaigns Online Moderator Patient Advocate Grants/Trusts Events EDS Conference Volunteer Jobs Artistic Talents Writing If you think you can offer support as a volunteer please click the link for more information and if you decide it is something you would… Read More Volunteer with The Ehlers-Danlos Society | Volunteer Opportunities (2018)
Friendly support group for anyone with chronic illness and rare illnesses too. It really is an informal event where we just meet up over late lunch and talk about all matters. … Read More First meeting of 2018 |Tuesday 20 February | 1 – 4 pm
Do have EDS or any other hypermobility syndrome? Are you unsure about what the condition is or whether you may have it or not? Would you like to know more about it?, for instance one of the main questions often asked… … Why the Zebra? The following link takes you to the charity website of… Read More Info site – Ehlers Danlos UK: Hypermobility Ehlers-Danlos syndrome