Helping you navigate the grey areas of health & live well
Specialist Nutrition and Lifestyle Medicine support to help individuals living with Hypermobililty,
Ehlers-Danlos syndromes & Hypermobility Spectrum Disorders.
Welcome to Lorna Ryan Health, your home for specialist Hypermobility & Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Nutrition & Lifestyle Medicine support. LRH offers expert EDS, hEDS & HSD focussed services for clients, clinicians & charities.
Lorna welcomes you to discover how LRH offers safe, qualified & experienced care that firmly values individuals lived experiences with the often challenging and complex symptoms associated with Ehers-Danlos Syndroms (EDS), Hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos (hEDS) and Hypermobile Spectrum Disorders (HSD). Our mission at LRH is to help people improve quality of daily life. LRH, part of the London Hypermobility Network Centre & Networks of excellence, is committed to an MDT approach, evidence-based clinical practice, research, education, community advocacy & charity collaborations.
LRH was founded in 2018 by Lorna Ryan, Registered Nutritionist/Nutritional Therapy & Lifestyle Medicine Practitioner specialising in HSD & EDS.
Lorna is an internationally recognised specialist in Clinical Nutrition, Nutritional Therapy & Lifestyle Medicine for symptomatic Hypermobility and the Ehlers-Danlos Syndromes. Her extensive HSD/EDS training, knowledge & clinical experience positions her as an established expert clinician, researcher, educator and speaker.
Lorna works within a global specialist multi-disciplinary team in delivering expertise & care delivery to the HSD/EDS community. She is a member of the London Hypermobility Network of Excellence and member of The International Consortium on EDS & HSD's where she Chairs the Diet & Nutrition Working Group & sits on the Pain & Fatigue working group. Lorna developed the first international clinicians education programme on Nutrition for HSD & EDS as clinical lead & facilitator to EDS ECHO Nutrition with the Ehlers-Danlos Society's Project ECHO. Lorna presents for global non-profit charities on diet for HSD & EDS, educating patients & clinicians.
Lorna's interest to specialise in EDS is informed by her own patient experiences having navigated complex health challenges of hEDS & CMT. Her experiences bring empathy as a patient, deep awareness as a clinician and a drive to enable others to live well.
In addition to academic clinical Nutrition & Lifestyle Medicine study, Lorna holds a Masters degree in Design Research for Disability, with over 15 years experience in the field, bringing unique knowledge & skills working in the space of wellbeing.
Lorna has also travelled the world studying meditation practices, cultural diets and health principles. Experiences & insights that shape her work and interest in wider holistic health approaches.
Clinic lead: LRH Hypermobility & EDS Private Practice Clinic.
Nutritionist: The London Hypermobility Network, Ehlers-Danlos Society Centres & Network of Excellence.
Chair: The International Consortium on Ehlers-Danlos Syndromes & Hypermobile Spectrum Disorders Diet & Nutrition working Group.
Member: The International Consortium on Ehlers-Danlos Syndromes & Hypermobile Spectrum Disorders Pain & Fatigue working Group.
Clinic Lead & Facilitator: EDS ECHO Nutrition, Project ECHO for the Ehlers-Danlos Society.
Registered Nutritionist, Nutritional Therapy & Lifestyle Practitioner (DipION, mBANT, rCNHC)
NTEC. Cancer: Nutritional support before, during and after treatment.
Functional Medicine - Nutritional Application (IFM)
MA Design Research for Disability, Health Care & Lifestyle.
International EDS Scientific Symposium
EDS ECHO Summit
EDS ECHO: Allergy & Immunology Complications
EDS ECHO: Neurological Complications
EDS ECHO: Pediatric & Adolescent Concerns
EDS ECHO: Genetic & Genomics
EDS ECHO: Clinicians UK/Europe & Australasia
EDS ECHO: Allied Health Professionals UK/Europe
International Scientific Symposium: The Role of Nutrition, Supporting the Microbiota-Gut-Brain Axis in Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome.
Ehlers-Danlos Society Summer conference: Nutrition and Hydration: Things to help in daily life
The Hypermobility Spectrum Association: Hypermobility Nutrition Q & A.
The CMTA: Nutritional Considerations for CMT.
Finding Your Range: Talking Nutrition & Hypermobility.
Hypermobility University: Nutriton & Hypermobility
Israeli Ehlers-Danlos society (NGO): Nutrition & EDS
The Finding Genius Podcast: Employing a Nutritional Approach to Hypermobility Disorders
IG @lornaryanhealth / @houseofhypermobility
Serving the UK and internationally including Europe, Americas, Asia pacific and the Middle East.
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