EDS Type 3 PLUS

EHLERS-DANLOS SYNDROME TYPE III PLUS “Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS): A Connective Tissue Disorder Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) is a group of conditions characterized by weakness or looseness of the connective tissue. Connective tissue gives tensile strength to such bodily structures as the heart and blood vessels, eyes, skin, gastrointestinal tract, ligaments, tendons, cartilage, and bones. Therefore, faulty … Continue reading EDS Type 3 PLUS

EDS

EDS stands for Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome. It is considered a rare (although more likely just rarely diagnosed) inherited, genetic connective tissue disorder. There are several types of EDS, some believe as many as eight. There is no cure, very little treatment, and type four has a limited life expectancy that’s accurate and close enough that I can’t … Continue reading EDS