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What to Do When Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Makes You Feel Like You're 'Moving Backwards'

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Living life with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS) is often no picnic, but it is the life we live. However, do you wish you could just hand this condition off to a volunteer who would take over the challenges it presents?

Clearly, no one would probably like to take on this assignment, but the thought is amusing. Living with EDS means we were born with defective collagen.

Therefore, our ligaments and tendons do not work “normally.” Due to this, much of our body is being held together by our muscles.

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