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16 of the Funniest (and Most Relatable) Tweets About Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Life with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS) can be frustrating and isolating, especially on days when your pain and symptoms are in full force.

EDS is a genetic condition that affects collagen, a connective tissue that is found everywhere in your body from your joints to your ligaments and tendons, skin and organ tissues. The most common EDS symptoms include overly flexible joints, stretchy or loose skin and easy bruising.

Whether you’re struggling with physical symptoms or the toll EDS can take on your mental health, lifestyle or relationships, it can be enormously helpful to connect and laugh with fellow EDS zebras.

To add a little humor to your day, we rounded up some of the funniest and most relatable tweets about EDS. Not only do these tweets nail what life is like with the condition, but they’re a great reminder you’re not alone, and other people can understand just what you’re going through.

Check out the 16 tweets below, and let us know which one is your favorite in the comments!

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Connect with other EDS zebras 24/7 to give and receive support, advice and encouragement. Our community is here for you!

To read more about Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, check out the following stories from our Mighty community: