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IT HAPPENED TO ME: My Boyfriend and I Were Both Diagnosed with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

When I was a little kid, I was renowned for my “circus freak” flexibility. I would gross out the other kids by bending my fingers all the way back, or impress them by doing perfect splits. I secretly thought that these abilities were the manifestation of some mental ability, that I just “knew how”... Continue reading
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