Learn all about Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) in this article which explains the symptoms and how EDS is diagnosed based on the 2019 criteria. You'll also learn the 13 subtypes of the condition and why we use the zebra as a mascot to represent EDS and other rare genetic disorders.
It's not always easy to be grateful for a body that struggles because of chronic illness, but it's important to remember it's not your body's fault! Sometimes, we can even find things we want to thank our conditions for helping to nurture within us. Join Pamela Jessen as she recounts the many things she can still thank her body for on this Fibromyalgia Awareness Month!
10 excellent awareness month posts that raise acceptance of autism instead of begging for a cure this Autism Awareness Month. Includes more information on women in autism, including a newly released book!
A review of a stair climbing cart, why I bought one and why you should probably be using carts and other mobility aids on a regular basis if you have Ehlers Danlos Syndrome or another HSD.
The Zebra Pit is thrilled to offer the first of many posts on Autism Spectrum Disorders. In this post, Capricious discusses her recent experience with being evaluated for ASD and the distinct differences in the presentation of autism in females that can prevent women from being properly diagnosed.