Sia opens up about suffering from a chronic pain disease

Pop Queen Sia Shares Her Chronic Pain Story & Reveals Neurological Disease Diagnosis

In the past, Sia has also opened up about her former addiction to alcohol and pain killers.

'Hey, I'm struggling with continual ache, a neurological illness, ehlers danlos and I simply wished to say to these of you affected by ache, whether or not bodily or emotional, I like you, hold going, ' she tweeted. Life is f-ing hard.

According to The Ehlers-Danlos Society, there are thirteen different types of Ehlers-Danlos syndromes.

EDS is a group of rare inherited conditions that affect connective tissue, with symptoms including an increased range of joint movement, stretchy skin or fragile skin that breaks or bruises easily.

Sia joined show business as a teenager singing in the acid jazz band Crisp and is known for the wig she wears to hide her face.

The dysfunction is uncommon, affecting only one in 5,000 people worldwide.

There are a few variations of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, Sia has not specified which she has.

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Singer Sia has revealed she suffers from a disease which gives her chronic pain.

Neurological diseases affect the nervous system, which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord, and nerves.

Although Sia didn't go into detail about her neurological disease or the source of her pain, Ehlers-Danlos Syndromes (EDS) can cause chronic pain in some cases.

Sia, who has penned hits for Rihanna, Beyonce, and Kylie Minogue, said she wanted to reach out to others who were suffering.

However, after she was diagnosed with hyperthyroid disease, Sia managed to quit pills and booze and last year, she celebrated eight years of sobriety.

"Because I have Ehlers Danlos Syndrome, *every* time I cut, I scar", she wrote on Twitter. Take care of your body & heart, on your terms.

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