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  • Karen

    Hi! My name is Karen and I am 13. I have RSD, EDS, POTS, and Gastroparesis.  I try to be an advocate for everything I have by fundraising and spreading awareness. I am currently trying to write a book on my story.  Read More



  • Ashley

    Hi, my name is Ashley Goodall and I am 22 years old. When I was 13 I was diagnosed with RSD, but had had it since I was about 8 it just took them a while to figure out what was going on. My RSD didn't get really bad until I was about 14 and I was very into music and band.  Read More

  • Roman

    My name is Roman and I am twelve years old. I was diagnosed with Ehlers Danlos Syndrome at the age of nine. EDS has affected my life in many ways and causes my joints to dislocate easily. Read my full story



  • Kori

    My name is Kori Rimany. I am 16 years old and am a junior at The Gunnery. Five years ago I was diagnosed with RSD/CRPS.  In 2007, I jumped off of a step on the playground and fractured a minor bone in the side of my left foot.  read my full story



  • Matthew

    My name is Matthew Thacker. I am sixteen years old, five foot eleven and one-hundred and seventy pounds. I am a three sport athlete, and I have RSD. Read my full story



  • Shira

    Hi my name is Shira, I’m thirteen years old as I write this (February 21st) but I’m turning fourteen in a month (March 29th!) and who knows when you readers will see this! I’m a dancer, and even though I don’t dance much anymore because of medical challenges, I will always be a dancer because a dancer is who you are not what you can or can’t do anymore. I love music and play piano, the cajon, and sing...read my full story

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