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
Thanks to Afternoon Tea4Two | Barmac5 for nominating me for the Liebster award!
I am really tickled, thankyou for nominating FibroFlutters for this award, I shall embed the badge on a widget.
The award is supposed to be for those with under 200 followers, so I have mainly nominated bloggers who have a wordpress following of around 200 or less like me.
All nominees are from my wordpress reader list.… Read More Nomination > LIEBSTER AWARD 2018
EDS has gone under re-classification since this was written, not that it affects the post content but the reclassification information may be useful for the newly diagnosed. See link below.… Read More 8 Tips for Patients Newly Diagnosed with Ehlers-Danlos | Shared via painnewsnetwork.org (2015) | Ellen Lennox Smith
Originally posted on The Zebra Pit:
Headaches are a prevalent complaint among EDSers and it seems there’s no end to the possible reasons for them; including the very medications used to treat them. In fact, the very reason no more than 11 triptans a month are prescribed to migraine patients is because taking too many…
For a number of years I have explained many times that I believe my Fibromyalgia is a result of my Joint Hypermobility and in this post I talk about it. My #chronicblog post will also take you to an article by Carol Eustace, an Arthritis and Joint Conditions Expert, who writes for verywell.com and she… Read More Joint Hypermobility and Fibromyalgia | Is there a connection? | Carole Scrafton
Hypermobility disorders & EDS reclassification as of 15th March 2017 If you happen to be one of us that has one these types of disorders the following link will explain not only what the changes are, but also why the changes were required. 4 years ago when I was diagnosed they changed the classification… Read More Hypermobility disorders & EDS reclassification as of 15th March 2017
Here are some tips from a doctor about how to describe your pain in terms a doctor can understand best. … Read More How to Explain Your Pain to a Doctor | EDS and Chronic Pain News & Info
I’m sharing this link because I found this article regarding muscle cramps, and spasms, to be quite interesting. I have been experiencing muscle spasms for a long time now but I have never really read up about what causes them. I don’t really have a problem with muscle cramps to the same extent as the… Read More Muscle Cramps (Charley Horse) and Muscle Spasms |By John A. Daller, MD
Hydrotherapy – heaven or hell? is a discussion that I have often read in other blogger’s pages, online support groups and also physically discussed with other people just like me who live life with chronic pain, hypermobility and chronic illness, within my own support group FibroFlutters. For me it is something that I am still… Read More Hydrotherapy – Heaven or hell? Part Two – session one / week one
UPDATED POLL – Do you have Fibromyalgia? Which of these sensitivities causes you the most discomfort? A topic that many of us familiarise with in varying ways such as temperature, touch, pain, smell, taste, or hearing just to name a few. No two Fibromites are the same though!, as we are all affected differently in differing… Read More Do you have Fibromyalgia? Which of these sensitivities causes you the most discomfort?