Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, musculocontractural type
The Foundation for Women & Girls with Blood Disorders works to ensure all women and girls with blood disorders are correctly diagnosed and optimally managed at every life stage.
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Fosters collaboration and generates knowledge among core disciplinesDisease Support Organization Last Updated: 11 Mar 2020
EDS UK was set up in 1987 to support, advise and inform those living with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome. We aim to help them live a full, active and positive life. Over 25 years later, we remain the only UK based charity that exclusively represents and supports people with all types of EDS.
We run regular events and conferences to bring our community together, and produce literature and merchandise to increase understanding and improve management of the condition. We have over 30 support groups around the country to provide our members with a local peer support network and we hope to expand thisDisease Support Organization Last Updated: 24 Jan 2019