The physical symptoms of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS) encompass a wide-ranging list. The frustrations of comorbidities and physical limitations leave countless emotions at war with one another. Even when I’m not thinking about it outwardly, I’m still mulling things in the back of my mind—trying to fit the puzzle pieces of my life together.

For me, the diagnosis shed light on my tendency towards, for lack of a better word, clumsiness. But it’s not run-of-the-mill klutzy. Read More