Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Awareness Month – ILC Letter to the Editor

Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Awareness Month – ILC Letter to the Editor

Support for teens that live with pain requires an innovative approach in peer support programming. Peer support that allows them to feel less isolated, be able to talk with their own peer group about similar experiences, to learn and discover coping strategies, and really to just have fun and give them something to look forward to amidst the very hard moments.

Teens and young adult children that experience neuropathic pain sometimes leaves them feeling as though they wish they could take their skin off and these teens may get answers through the outcomes of innovative research:

Science of Stretch – The study of connective tissue is shedding light on pain and providing new explanations for alternative medicine.

To learn more visit:

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/35301/title/The-Science-of-Stretch/

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