Singer Sia, 43, announced on Twitter Friday that she was suffering from Ehlers-Danlos syndrome. She said that she is “suffering with chronic pain” due to the disease.
“I just wanted to say to those of you suffering from pain, whether physical or emotional, I love you, keep going,” Sia tweeted. “Pain is demoralizing, and you’re not alone.”
Ehlers-Danlos syndrome is a group of disorders that affects connective tissues that support the skin, bones, blood vessels and other organs and tissues. Many people with the condition have soft, fragile skin and bruise and scar easily.