Charlotte Twinley

Charlotte Twinley is a chronic illness/mental health advocate that specialises in writing about Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome and how chronic conditions affect life. 

Charlotte Twinley

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5 things to help you accept your chronic illness

16/03/2022 - By Charlotte Twinley

5 things to help you accept your chronic illness

A chronic illness is defined as a medical condition that is “continuing or occurring again and again for a long time” – often with no cure.

Following Alexandra Kay’s diagnosis of Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, we’ve put together five top tips of how to come to terms with a chronic illness.

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Managing chronic pain

15/03/2022 - By Charlotte Twinley

Managing chronic pain

Research shows that 38% of adults live with chronic pain, but what can be done to help alleviate some of that pain?

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What is EDS and what are the symptoms?

21/04/2021 - By Charlotte Twinley

What is EDS and what are the symptoms?

Alexandra, the daughter of Green People founder Charlotte Vøhtz, is one of thousands of people to suffer from the symptoms of Ehlers Danlos Syndrome (EDS).

Green People is supporting Ehlers Danlos Support UK in its efforts to raise awareness and reduce diagnosis times for this range of conditions.

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How to support someone with chronic fatigue

21/04/2021 - By Charlotte Twinley

How to support someone with chronic fatigue

For those with chronic illnesses (i.e. a long term health condition), chronic fatigue is extremely common. The terms fatigue and tiredness have often been used interchangeably but there is a difference.

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