Chronic Pain Toolkit: 6 Tools to Improve the Quality of That Chronically Painful Life

I am one of the  cursed ones, doomed to live life with chronic, progressive musculoskeletal pain. Whether it’s my muscles, joints, bones, ligaments or tendons acting up, my diagnosis of Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome plays out painful effects throughout any one or all of these system components. Finding a pain management strategy to improve my quality of life is an Art of… Read More Chronic Pain Toolkit: 6 Tools to Improve the Quality of That Chronically Painful Life

My Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Medical History

Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome is an inheritable, genetic disease affecting the quality of collagen in the body. Collagen is one of the most abundant proteins within the body,  making up the tissue structures of ALL body systems. The faulty collagen produced  in the body of the Medical Zebra ranges in effects from benign hypermobility to severe musculoskeletal debilitation.… Read More My Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Medical History

Ehlers Danlos Syndrome (EDS): Simply Explained

Google Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome and you will soon find yourself submerged in a world of chronic pain, joint issues, progressive disability and dense medical explanations for the multi variants of this genetic syndrome. Or maybe, you’ll just see some cool party tricks and hear nothing of how debilitating the condition can be. When EDS first crossed my… Read More Ehlers Danlos Syndrome (EDS): Simply Explained

TMedPharma’s 3-Product Protocol Versus the Chronic Pain-Fatigue-Sleep Cycle Disturbance in EDS

My Chronic Illness Life with EDS  undulates with many chronic issues like pain, sleep disturbances, and chronic fatigue. This trio is enough to make life difficult but when you add in chronic gastrointestinal issues, delayed and immediate food hypersensitivities and a dash of neurosensory processing deficits with a sprinkle of cognitive impairment every day is… Read More TMedPharma’s 3-Product Protocol Versus the Chronic Pain-Fatigue-Sleep Cycle Disturbance in EDS

Thankful Thursdays: Riding the Waves of the Chronic Illness Life with a Gratitude Attitude

Welcome back, friends, family, and followers! This was my last post in my Thankful Thursdays series in which I express my gratitude for life along with dashes of info about living with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, POTS and a slew of associated diagnoses. In the first several weeks of my Thankful Thursdays series went really well! I talked about… Read More Thankful Thursdays: Riding the Waves of the Chronic Illness Life with a Gratitude Attitude