Friday, September 14, 2018

How to Say Goodbye to Guilt

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Guilt.

Just seeing that word makes you feel guilty, doesn't it?

My particular brand of guilt includes things such as feeling guilty for:
I even feel guilty for having guilt.  And don't even get me started about Mom Guilt.  

How to Say Goodbye to Your Guilt

My guilt is compounded by the fact that my body seems to be working against me (during the times when it works at all).  Having a chronic disorder such as Ehlers Danlos Syndrome comes with an extra heaping helping of guilt because, thanks to today's emphasis on perfection and being productive, I often feel like I'm not good enough or worth anything.

But what it really boils down to is that I feel guilty for not measuring up to the world's standards. 

Monday, September 3, 2018

10+ Books About Ehlers Danlos Syndrome

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When it comes to information on Ehlers Danlos Syndrome or EDS, the selections are pretty slim.  As the disorder is still classified as rare (although it's NOT rare, it's just rarely diagnosed), there just aren't a lot of books about it out there.  However, as awareness is increasing, the number of books has been slowly increasing as well.  I put together a list of the best books to learn more about living with and loving someone with Ehlers Danlos Syndrome.