Published: 15/03/2016 Tags: Ehlers-Danlos in the News

My Favorite Teacher: Judy Kietzman

Kietzman was nominated by North Scott Senior Kilynn Marsengill. It was hard for Marsengill to put into words Tuesday, what Kietzman’s meant to her.

“Mrs. Kietzman has not only helped me get through school and my crazy life, but she also put a smile on my face,” Mrsengill said.

In eighth grade, Marsengill was diagnosed with Ehlers Danlos Syndrome or EDS, a disorder that affects the body and causes easy injury. Marsengill has a cast on her right leg, and that’s because of the syndrome. In the nomination letter that Marsengill read out loud Tuesday, she said she was bullied a lot because of hers EDS.

Read the complete original article

Virtual Support Groups

Let’s Chat

Would you like to speak to others living with EDS and HSD but can’t get to any support group meetings, events, or conferences?

Our weekly, monthly, and quarterly virtual support groups for people from all over the world are a chance to come and share your story and chat with others for support.

Related Posts

View all Posts

Sign up to The Ehlers-Danlos Society bi-weekly newsletter