281?1253674568
Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome User Group
MAY is EDS AWARENESS MONTH ~~~~
About This Group:

This group is for members with any form of Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome.We have this group to share info and support for each other. Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS) is a heterogeneous group of heritable connective tissue disorders characterized by articular hypermobility, skin extensibility and tissue fragility. Individuals with EDS have a defect in their connective tissue. It is this tissue that provides support to many body parts such as the skin, muscles, ligaments and organs. The fragile skin and unstable joints found in EDS are due to faulty collagen. Collagen is a protein that acts like glue in the body adding strength and elasticity to connective tissue.

Founded by somemonkey on September 22, 2009
154 members
Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

MAY is EDS AWARENESS MONTH ~~~~

What can we do to bring more awareness to this invisible condition?

Ne ideas?
Recent Activity
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Ball123 joined this group
Welcome them!
Apr 19
620923_tn?1393294254
Blank
selmaS commented on photo
Apr 18
1667208_tn?1333111449
Blank
zygy2 commented on photo
Apr 18
MedHelp Health Answers