Tag Archives: Rare Medical Conditions

EDS Awareness

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EDS: A group of connective tissue disorders that can be inherited, and are varied both in how they affect the body and in their genetic causes. The Ehlers-Danlos Syndromes are currently classified into 13 subtypes, with each subtype having a set of clinical criteria for a diagnosis. For more detailed information please visit > What is EDS Even though I… Read more »

Sunday Still Be Like …

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It’s Sunday Meme Time! Whoot-Whoot! And the word of the day > ACCURATE! 😉 And just in case you missed out on last Sunday’s memes > Sunday Be Like … Hugs / Peace Out! Essie ❣

Aquagenic Urticaria

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Aquagenic Urticaria: A rare and incurable condition in which urticaria (hives) develops after the skin comes in contact with water, regardless of the temperature. In a nutshell – an allergy to water – and my new diagnosis 🤪 Is it an actual thing? Apparently so! Is it something I’ve had all of my life? Nope! Is it something that would… Read more »

It’s Meme Time!

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Just when I thought the diagnoses were over, BAM, I got another one yesterday to add to the list *FFS* … Does it fall into the ‘rare’ category again? Of course, it does, but I wouldn’t expect anything to be “normal” with me when it comes to medical conditions 🤪 I will talk about my new diagnosis another time, but… Read more »