The elastic girl: Living with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Written by¬†Emily Jane O’Dell for Al Jazeera Muscat, Oman – I am elastic girl. I’m as stretchy as they come, but I’m coming undone. My joints keep dislocating. Tendons tearing, ligaments loosening. Even my voice box is leaping out of place. What’s a girl with messed up glue to do? “You should join the circus!”