Are treatments such as the pill or mirena coil viable options in the fight against endo? And if not why not?
When you suffer with endo, surgery can be a repeated reality but how much do we know about the options available to us?
Adenomyosis, maybe one of the only diseases in more need of awareness than endo.
So… March is finally upon us. March is endometriosis awareness month. I’ve thought long and hard about what I want to talk about this week, and I found the answer whilst scrolling through twitter. A woman called Alice Smith has been campaigning to get menstrual health on the National curriculum in England and last month … Continue reading Talking periods, sex ed and endo awareness month.
I have decided to take a break in documenting my diagnosis story to talk about something else. Writing about my endo has shown me just how much this illness has affected my relationships with others. Whether that be friends, family or my partner. I know it sounds silly to only just be really thinking about … Continue reading Maintaining friendships with a chronic illness.
This is still probably one of the scariest things I’ve ever done. I feel incredibly vulnerable being this open about my body, my health and my relationships. I have found a lot of comfort in other blogs, vlogs and other social media, created by those who also suffer from endo and although i would never … Continue reading My journey to a diagnosis.(part 2)
This is my first attempt at writing pretty much anything before, that wasn't for school or college. It's taken me a while to find the courage to firstly document my illness and then to publish it on the internet. If you're reading this (I mean seriously IF), you or a loved one may have endometriosis. … Continue reading My journey to a diagnosis. (Part one)