If successful it would mean Melanie, from Cramlington, could start getting her life back again after the agonising symptoms of Ehlers Danlos
Syndrome had returned and left her unable to leave her bed, or even sit up.
I have a tonne of stretch marks, and because I have Ehlers Danlos
Syndrome, every time I cut, I scar.
Forzana Nasir, 32, who suffers from Ehlers Danlos
Syndrome, which leaves her in severe pain and suffering from nausea and vomiting, was prescribed medical cannabis by McDowell.
Ms Nasir suffers from the genetic condition Ehlers Danlos
Syndrome which leaves her in severe pain and suffering from nausea and vomiting.
In 1901, the Danish dermatologist Edvard Ehlers and in 1908, the French dermatologist Henri-Alexandre Danlos
each further defined the syndrome as a distinct entity.
Christine Joedecke, Lola Danlos
and Gina Boswell of Unilever
Although first described by two dermatologists (Edvard Ehlers and Henri-Alexandre Danlos
) at the beginning of the 20th century, JHS/hEDS is now considered a multi-systemic condition.
The syndrome derives its name from clinical case reports presented by 2 physicians: Edvard Ehlers, a Danish dermatologist in 1901, and Henri-Alexandre Danlos
, a French physician in 1908.
Rosaeg, "Anesthetic management of a parturient with Ehlers Danlos
syndrome type IV," Canadian Journal of Anesthesia, vol.
Confined to a wheelchair for the past 13 years, the 31-year-old suffers from Ehlers Danlos
Syndrome which affects the collagen fibres throughout her body.