Red meat raises women ’s risk of endometriosis by more than 50%
Researchers from the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Washington, found that unprocessed meats, such as steak, are more strongly linked to the condition than bacon. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘ This Is How I Save My Life ’ Excerpt From Amy B. Scher
Amy B. Scher’s “This Is How I Save My Life” is the true story of a fiery young woman diagnosed with late-stage, chronic Lyme disease whose journey takes her from near-death in California to a trip around the world in search of her ultimate salvation. This excerpt coincides with the book’s release in paperback from Gallery Books, an imprint CBS sister company Simon & Schuster. I am twenty-eight years old when I arrive in magnificent India. I am here with my parents, an updated vaccine record, and a visa, searching for something I cannot find at home: a cure. In a tiny hospital on the outskirts of...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - June 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health Simon and Schuster Source Type: news

Two or more servings of red meat a week raises women ’s risk of endometriosis by more than 50%
Researchers from the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Washington, found that unprocessed meats, such as steak, are more strongly linked to the condition than bacon. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Colorectal Endometriosis: Medical or Surgical Therapy? Colorectal Endometriosis: Medical or Surgical Therapy?
When endometriosis infiltrates the bowel, does medical or surgical therapy result in better quality of life?Medscape Ob/Gyn (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Viewpoint Source Type: news

Student, 22, in early 'menopause' due to injections to alleviate endometriosis symptoms
Katy Johnson, 22, from Aberdeen, was diagnosed with stage four endometriosis in January. She now has injections that will stop her ovulating for a year to give her ovaries 'a break'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Laparoscopic Endometriosis Surgery Appears to Improve Women's Sexual Quality Of Life Laparoscopic Endometriosis Surgery Appears to Improve Women's Sexual Quality Of Life
Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Investigational Oral Medication Promising for Endometriosis Pain Investigational Oral Medication Promising for Endometriosis Pain
Investigational oral agent, elagolix, shows promise for the treatment of endometriosis-related pain with good efficacy and safety data now out to 12 months in 2 extension studies; drug is awaiting approval.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

'I'm a hormonal mess but it's worth it'
Crippling endometriosis led Katy to voluntarily go into menopause to give her reproductive system a break. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What can cause cramps and discharge?
This article looks at reasons for cramps and discharge along with treatment, prevention, and when to see a doctor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Women's Health / Gynecology Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q and A: Endometriosis and fertility
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: How is endometriosis diagnosed? I?m 20 and have painful, heavy periods. Lately, I also have terrible lower back pain during my period. If it is endometriosis, how is it treated? I?m worried this could affect my fertility down the road. ANSWER: Endometriosis could be causing your symptoms, but other conditions can cause [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - June 5, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Are You Ignoring Endometriosis?
FRIDAY, May 25, 2018 -- Endometriosis is a painful condition affecting many women, yet often years pass before it's diagnosed. Tissue that normally lines the inside of the uterus starts growing outside it, often affecting the ovaries, the bowel or... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - May 25, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Are You Ignoring Endometriosis?
Title: Are You Ignoring Endometriosis?Category: Health NewsCreated: 5/25/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/25/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General - May 25, 2018 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Endometriosis
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Source: eMedicineHealth.com - May 23, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

#MayoClinicRadio podcast: 4/28/18
Listen:?Mayo Clinic Radio 4/28/18 On the Mayo Clinic Radio podcast,?Dr. Joseph Dearani, chair of Cardiovascular Surgery at Mayo Clinic, discusses diagnosis and treatment of?congenital heart defects.?Also on the program,?Dr. Tatnai Burnett, a gynecologist at Mayo Clinic, explains endometriosis. And Dr. Jonathan Fillmore, an oral and maxillofacial surgeon at Mayo Clinic,?shares treatment options?for temporomandibular joint disorders. (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 30, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Dancer Julianne Hough's painful battle with endometriosis
While shooting a live episode of “Dancing With the Stars,”Julianne Hough felt sharp, stabbing pains in her pelvic area. She ’d felt similar pains before, but this time was different.“I was trying to be OK,” recalls the 29-year old dancer, choreographer and actress. “But the minute we cut to a... (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - April 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Kavita Daswani Source Type: news

WATCH: Halsey says she will freeze her eggs at 23 because of endometriosis
The singer revealed she suffered a miscarriage and has decided to freeze her eggs in a new interview. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

After suffering a miscarriage, Halsey says she is freezing her eggs at 23
The singer opened up about her battle with endometriosis on "The Doctors." (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Ask How Does Endometriosis Start
How Does Endometriosis Start? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - April 27, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Ask What Does It Feel Like to Have Endometriosis
What Does It Feel Like to Have Endometriosis? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - April 27, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Ask Is Endometriosis Curable
Is Endometriosis Curable? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - April 27, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Ask How Does a Person Get Endometriosis
How Does a Person Get Endometriosis? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - April 26, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Jennifer Aniston uses CBD oil – but what is it? 
A favourite among A-listers, experts claim that CBD oil can help with joint pain, endometriosis and insomnia. The oil is legal in the UK and will not make you 'high' (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fruit and Vegetable Consumption and Risk of Endometriosis Fruit and Vegetable Consumption and Risk of Endometriosis
Might increased intake of fruits and/or vegetables protect against endometriosis?Human Reproduction (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Journal Article Source Type: news

WATCH: ESPN host opens up about endometriosis battle
Molly Qerim opened up about her health battle in an exclusive interview with ABC News' Amy Robach, saying she hopes to help others "feel like they're not alone." (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

ESPN host opens up about endometriosis to help others feel like 'they're not alone'
ESPN host Molly Qerim said she treats her endometriosis symptoms with acupuncture. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Endometriosis: What is it, what are the symptoms and how can it be treated?
Endometriosis has gained more international attention in recent years after many famous women like Lena Dunham and Daisy Ridley have discussed their struggles with the condition (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What should you eat if you have endometriosis?
The relationship between a person ’s diet and symptoms of endometriosis are still being investigated. However, including more fruits, vegetables, and omega-3 in the diet may help prevent endometriosis or worsening symptoms. A person should avoid caffeine and alcohol. Learn more about which foods to eat and avoid here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Endometriosis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can endometriosis cause leg pain?
Leg pain related to endometriosis may be more common than previously thought, affecting around 50 percent of people with endometriosis. It can also cause hip and back pain. The pain may be related to sciatica, as the growths can affect the sciatic nerve. Treatments include exercises, medications, and diet changes. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Endometriosis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can endometriosis make you tired all the time?
Endometriosis is common, and symptoms include painful periods and heavy menstrual bleeding. Some researchers have linked reproductive disorders like endometriosis to chronic fatigue syndrome. In this article, we explore how to identify endometriosis fatigue, other causes of fatigue, and treatments for this symptom. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Endometriosis Source Type: news

AbbVie and Neurocrine Biosciences Announce PDUFA Target Date of Q3 2018 for Elagolix in Endometriosis-Associated Pain
NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., April 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV), a global research and development-based biopharmaceutical company in cooperation with Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: NBIX), announced notification by the U.S. Food and... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Applications - April 10, 2018 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can endometriosis cause bladder pain?
Bladder endometriosis is a rare form of endometriosis where endometrial tissue grows on, or inside, the bladder. Symptoms include bladder pain and frequent urination. It does not directly affect fertility. Bladder endometriosis may be mistaken for interstitial cystitis. Treatments include surgery or hormone therapy. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Endometriosis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is cervical endometriosis?
Cervical endometriosis occurs when endometrial tissue grows on the cervix. Many experience no symptoms and require no treatment, while others opt for surgery to remove the growths. Very rarely, it harms the chances of pregnancy. Learn about treatment, complications, and characteristics of cervical endometriosis here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Endometriosis Source Type: news

D.C. Week: HHS Scraps Breast Cancer Info
(MedPage Today) -- Also, endometriosis patients protest ACOG treatment guidelines (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - April 7, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Better Guidelines Needed on Endometriosis, Patients Say
(MedPage Today) -- Protesters bring their fight to ACOG headquarters (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - April 6, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: How to prevent endometriosis pain during sex
Painful sex, or dyspareunia, is a common symptom of endometriosis. We explore ways to make sex more comfortable, including positions, toys, times, and alternatives to intercourse. Why does endometriosis cause pain during sex, and how can the subject be approached with a partner? Find answers and learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Endometriosis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about diaphragmatic endometriosis
Diaphragmatic endometriosis occurs when endometrial-like tissue grows in the diaphragm. It can cause pain in the chest or upper abdomen. The condition is rare, affecting 0.6 to 1.5 percent of women, and it can be treated with surgery or medication. Learn about causes, management, and links to fertility and pregnancy. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Endometriosis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Treating endometriosis symptoms at home
Endometriosis is a common condition among women. During menstrual periods it can cause severe pain, cramping, and heavy bleeding. While there is currently no cure, several home remedies have been shown to alleviate symptoms. Here, learn more about home remedies, causes of endometriosis, and when to see a doctor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Endometriosis Source Type: news

The clinical and experimental research on the treatment of endometriosis with thiostrepton
(Bentham Science Publishers) Forkhead Box M1 (FOXM1) is frequently activated in tumors. The researchers studied the expression and the possible mechanism of FOXM1 and evaluated the effects of thiostrepton in an endometriotic rat model. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - April 4, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Me and my endometriosis: 12 women share their stories
Endometriosis affects about 1 in 10 women. These incredible ladies are speaking out after spending years in agonising pain, fighting to get a diagnosis. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - March 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Glamour model with incurable womb condition praised by Lena Dunham
The 31-year-old actress congratulated Carla Cressy, from Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, as she secured support from MPs to set up the first All Party Parliamentary Group on Endometriosis. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Former glamour model, 26, plagued by a crippling womb condition praised by Lena Dunham
The 31-year-old actress congratulated Carla Cressy, from Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, as she secured support from MPs to set up the first All Party Parliamentary Group on Endometriosis. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about adenomyosis
Adenomyosis is a condition where cells from the uterus lining grow into the uterus muscle. It is related to endometriosis and has similar symptoms, such as heavy, painful periods. Diagnosis involves ultrasound, MRI scans, or a biopsy. Treatment is not always necessary but can include hormonal therapy or hysterectomy. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Endometriosis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about endometritis
Endometritis is an inflammation of the uterus lining, also called the endometrium. An infection from childbirth, surgery, or an STI, such as chlamydia, are among the causes. This condition is different from endometriosis, but it may also affect pregnancy. It is treatable using antibiotics and possibly surgery. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Endometriosis Source Type: news

Nigeria:It Takes an Average of 10yrs to Diagnose a Woman With Endometriosis - Mrs. Olivia Nw.udu
[Vanguard] The Founder of Endo- Survivors International Foundation, ESIF, a non-profit organisation, Mrs. Olivia Nw.udu has expressed shock over the pains and sufferings women living with endometriosis pass through before help comes their way, saying that she is committed to reducing the infamous 10-year delay to endometriosis diagnosis. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 22, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Time to Redefine Endometriosis to Include Fibrotic Nature Time to Redefine Endometriosis to Include Fibrotic Nature
Some think redefining endometriosis could limit false negative diagnoses and offer new treatment targets.Human Reproduction (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Journal Article Source Type: news

ME AND MY OPERATION: New laser op to banish women's monthly pains   
Teacher Lauren Toal, 27, from Glasgow, was one of two million UK women who suffered with painful endometriosis - until a dramatic new treatment changed her life. This is her story. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nonfiction: When Doctors Don ’ t Listen to Women
Abby Norman ’ s “ Ask Me About My Uterus ” describes her quest to get proper medical attention. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - March 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: RANDI EPSTEIN Tags: Books and Literature Ask Me About My Uterus: A Quest to Make Doctors Believe in Women's Pain (Book) Norman, Abby Endometriosis Source Type: news

Feinstein Institute discovery promises improved diagnosis and understanding of endometriosis
(Northwell Health) Feinstein Institute for Medical Research scientists announced an experimental, rapid and non-invasive way to diagnose endometriosis, which may lead to earlier and more effective treatments for this disorder that affects approximately 176 million women globally. The scientists found that a particular feature of cells found in menstrual blood suggests that a patient has endometriosis, according to findings published today in Molecular Medicine. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Endometriosis: 'Don't give up on getting help'
One woman has finally found good care after years of struggling with the condition (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - March 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Julianne Hough Lived In Pain For Years Because Of Endometriosis
Many doctors and patients don't recognize the symptoms or take them seriously. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - March 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news