Endometriosis Can Have Major Impact on Women's Work Life
FRIDAY, July 9, 2021 -- Endometriosis impacts the ability of middle-aged women to work, according to a study published online July 7 in Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica. Henna-Riikka Rossi, from Oulu University Hospital in Finland, and... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 9, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How does endometriosis influence women's work life?
(Wiley) In women in their mid-40s to early 50s, endometriosis--a condition in which tissue that normally lines the uterus grows outside the uterus--was linked with poor work ability and more sick days, but not with unemployment or early retirement. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Telephone Consults Convenient, Effective for Gynecological Care
77 percent of patients would repeat a telephone consult; most beneficial for menopause, fertility, endometriosis follow - up (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 8, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Journal, Source Type: news

How is endometriosis diagnosed? The ONLY way to diagnose the condition
ENDOMETRIOSIS is a condition which impacts one in 10 women, but how is it diagnosed? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diaphragmatic Endometriosis Diagnosed Years After Symptom Onset Diaphragmatic Endometriosis Diagnosed Years After Symptom Onset
Patients may see a primary care physician several times before referral to a gynecologist, a survey shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Validity of Self-reported Endometriosis Validity of Self-reported Endometriosis
Do women accurately report a diagnosis of endometriosis on self-administered questionnaires?Human Reproduction (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Journal Article Source Type: news

Endometriosis diet: Studies & experts recommend one of the best diets to reduce symptoms
ENDOMETRIOSIS diet: The power of one's diet will always either help or hinder certain medical conditions. Endometriosis is a painful condition which millions of women suffer with. Experts advise following a certain diet to help reduce painful symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Endometriosis bloating: How digestive enzymes could relieve 'endo belly'
ENDOMETRIOSIS is a chronic illness that impacts one in 10 women and one of the unpleasant symptoms is painful bloating. However, according to a doctor, digestive enzymes could help beat this symptom. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

VC firm seeking $50M to invest in women ’s health technology
A new venture capital firm formed to invest in women ’s health technology is seeking to raise $50 million for its funding pool. The company, FemHealth Ventures, said it plans to make 15 investments from the fund. Maneesha Ghiya and partner Noraan Sadik formed Short Hills, New Jersey-based FemHealth Ventures in August of 2020 to fund companies tar geting treatments and cures for conditions appearing only in women, like endometriosis, polycystic ovarian syndrome and cervical cancer; mostly in women,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - May 30, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Anne Stych Source Type: news

VC firm seeking $50M to invest in women ’s health technology
A new venture capital firm formed to invest in women ’s health technology is seeking to raise $50 million for its funding pool. The company, FemHealth Ventures, said it plans to make 15 investments from the fund. Maneesha Ghiya and partner Noraan Sadik formed Short Hills, New Jersey-based FemHealth Ventures in August of 2020 to fund companies tar geting treatments and cures for conditions appearing only in women, like endometriosis, polycystic ovarian syndrome and cervical cancer; mostly in women,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - May 30, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Anne Stych Source Type: news

Danielle Collins health: Tennis pro suffered from 'physical agony' with endometriosis
DANIELLE COLLINS is an American professional tennis player who was introduced to the game by her father when she was just three years old. By the time she was a young adult, she won the NCCA single title twice and has been competing ever since. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 30, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID-19 heightened menstruation challenges in Latin America and the Caribbean; action and investment needed
UNITED NATIONS, Panama City – The COVID-19 pandemic has upended life for people around the globe, including the way people experience and perceive menstruation. Latin America and the Caribbean region has been no exception. Movement restrictions coupled with the closure of health centres have affected access to sexual and reproductive health services, including care for menstruation-related disorders, such as endometriosis or migraines. (Source: UNFPA News)
Source: UNFPA News - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: UNFPA - United Nations Population Fund Source Type: news

New research suggests that night shift work is linked to menstrual irregularity and increased of developing endometriosis
(European Society of Endocrinology) According to a study being presented at the 23rd European Congress of Endocrinology (e-ECE 2021), on Sunday 23 May at 19:00 CET (www.ece2021.org), women working night shifts may be at a greater risk of menstrual irregularity and developing endometriosis. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 23, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Lesions in Pelvis May Be'Tip of the Iceberg' in Endometriosis Lesions in Pelvis May Be'Tip of the Iceberg' in Endometriosis
Recognizing the systemic effects of endometriosis may help doctors better understand the experiences of patients with the disease, a researcher suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines - May 19, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Painful Endometriosis Could Hold Clues To Tissue Regeneration, Scientist Says
MIT bioengineer Linda Griffith spent years in debilitating pain before she was diagnosed with a condition often neglected in research. Her focus on the basic biology could lead to better treatments.(Image credit: Ada daSilva/Getty Images) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - May 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Terry Gross Source Type: news

New theory may revolutionize treatment of endometriosis
(Simon Fraser University) Endometriosis, a disease found in up to 10 per cent of women, has been enigmatic since it was first described. A new theory developed by researchers at Simon Fraser University suggests a previously overlooked hormone -- testosterone -- has a critical role in its development. The research could have direct impacts on diagnosis and treatment of the disease, signaling hope for women with endometriosis worldwide. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - May 10, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Consumer Health: Endometriosis, ovarian cancer and infertility -- what are the connections?
If you've been diagnosed with endometriosis, you may have questions about whether that raises your risk for other conditions, including ovarian cancer and infertility. With endometriosis, tissue similar to the tissue that normally lines the inside of your uterus grows outside your uterus. Endometriosis most commonly involves your ovaries, fallopian tubes and the tissue lining [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - May 10, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Is Dairy Bad for Endometriosis?
Title: Is Dairy Bad for Endometriosis?Category: Health and LivingCreated: 4/30/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/30/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General - April 30, 2021 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

They Call It a ‘Women’s Disease.’ She Wants to Redefine It.
As a bioengineer, Linda Griffith once grew a human ear on the back of a mouse. Now she is reframing endometriosis as a key to unlocking some of biology ’s greatest secrets. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Rachel E. Gross Tags: Endometriosis Menstruation Tissue (Human) Gynecology and Gynecologists Biotechnology and Bioengineering Hysterectomies Content Type: Personal Profile Griffith, Linda G Women and Girls your-feed-health your-feed-science Source Type: news

Associations of Endometriosis and HT With Hyperlipidemia Associations of Endometriosis and HT With Hyperlipidemia
Are endometriosis and related use of hormone therapy associated with an increased risk of developing hyperlipidemia?American Journal of Epidemiology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Reinventing the Uterus, One Organoid at a Time
Bioengineer Linda Griffith once grew a human ear on the back of a mouse. Now she is reframing endometriosis — a “women’s disease” — as a key to unlocking some of biology’s greatest secrets. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Rachel E. Gross Tags: your-feed-science your-feed-health Endometriosis Menstruation Reproduction (Biological) Tissue (Human) Pregnancy and Childbirth Gynecology and Gynecologists Breast Cancer Biotechnology and Bioengineering Hysterectomies Source Type: news

Endometriosis: Woman claims she was refused hysterectomy due to age
Hannah Lockhart, 23, from Bangor, Northern Ireland, said she has begged for her womb to be removed to relieve her chronic pain but claimed she has been refused because she is young. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Do You Explain Endometriosis Pain
? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - April 15, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

What Are the 4 Stages of Endometriosis
? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - April 15, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Endometriosis: Young woman 'pleading' for hysterectomy
Hannah Lockhart, 23, says surgery for endometriosis is being refused due to her age and childless status. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - April 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study reveals the 3D structure of human uterine endometrium and adenomyosis tissue
(Niigata University) Recent advances in tissue-clearing-based 3D imaging have permitted researchers to establish a new baseline 3D structure of the endometrial glands, including the formation of a rhizome network in the stratum basalis that expands horizontally along the muscular layer. These findings have implications in understanding the mechanisms underlying normal endometrial tissue processes such as menstruation and fertilized egg implantation, and in clarifying the pathogenesis of endometrium-related diseases, notably adenomyosis, endometriosis, and endometrial cancer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 13, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Do I Have Endometriosis
? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - April 12, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Endometriosis: Eight warning signs of an inflamed womb and what to do about it
ENDOMETRIOSIS affects around 1.5 million women in the UK, with many more people suffering in silence from the chronic womb condition. Wouldn't you like to know if you've been living with it, or is that cramping "normal"? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Namibia: Endometriosis and Infertility
[Namibian] INFERTILITY activist Helena Mootseng wanted to conceive in her mid 20s. (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - April 7, 2021 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Doctors eye new drug that could end the monthly agony for women with endometriosis
A hormone-free device, which would circumvent many of the side-effects associated with existing options, is being suggested as a new treatment for endometriosis. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 6, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trans, gender-diverse people with endometriosis fight 'double battle' against pain and lack of recognition
Many transgender, intersex and gender-diverse people with the menstrual-related condition are now demanding greater inclusivity in the fight to get endometriosis better recognized by health-care workers and researchers. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - March 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/British Columbia Source Type: news

What Is Endometriosis, and How Is It Treated?
TUESDAY, March 30, 2021 -- There's no cure for endometriosis, but women have several treatment options for the painful condition, an expert says. With endometriosis, tissue that normally lines the inside of the uterus grows outside of it, where it... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 30, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

What Is Endometriosis and How Is It Treated?
Title: What Is Endometriosis and How Is It Treated?Category: Health NewsCreated: 3/30/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/30/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General - March 30, 2021 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Does Endometriosis Make You Fat?
Title: Does Endometriosis Make You Fat?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 3/29/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/29/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General - March 29, 2021 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Can teens get endometriosis?
The painful disorder is more common in young women than many doctors realize. Yale Medicine researchers are working to improve treatment. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - March 22, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Endometriosis diagnosis: How to tell if you have endometriosis - is there a cure?
ENDOMETRIOSIS is a chronic condition that affects one in 10 women. Here's how to tell if you have endometriosis. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How To Be Your Own Endometriosis Advocate
March marks Endometriosis Awareness Month and charities and campaigners are calling time on the myths and misconceptions attached to the condition. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - March 12, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Alice Broster, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Source Type: news

Endometriosis diagnosis: Why is endometriosis so hard to diagnose? Women waiting 8 YEARS
ENDOMETRIOSIS is extremely common, with one in 10 women suffering from the condition, but very little is known about it and it takes seven and a half years on average to get diagnosed. Why is endometriosis so hard to diagnose? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nigeria: Abayomi Calls for Women Education Against Endometriosis
[This Day] The Managing Director, Nordica Fertility Centre, Dr. Abayomi Ajayi has called for massive enlightenment of women against endometriosis, saying this will help reduce the incidence of the condition in Nigeria. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 11, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Endometriosis: How new treatment 'changed my life'
Early research is giving hope to patients with endometriosis, a notoriously hard-to-manage condition. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - March 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gambia: Fight Against Endometriosis Receives Boost, As Organisation Marks Its Launch
[Foroyaa] The fight against endometriosis- a condition that affects 1 in 10 women worldwide- has received a significant boost on Saturday 6th March, 2021, in The Gambia when the Let's Fight Endo organisation marked its launch. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 9, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

She was in agony since age 13. Many didn't believe her. Then a B.C. hospital diagnosed her with endometriosis
Over one million women in Canada have endometriosis, advocacy group EndoAct says. It can cause internal scarring, infertility and searing pain. But much about the condition is still unknown. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - February 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/British Columbia Source Type: news

Endometriosis: 'I was left to suffer in silence'
A woman wants schoolchildren to learn about endometriosis to avoid possible delays in diagnosis. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - February 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stomach bloating: Could that round tummy be due to an underlying health condition?
STOMACH bloating can make you look much bigger than you actually are; it can be uncomfortable too. Could a stretched, round belly be a sign of an underlying health condition? It may be endometriosis. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Data Show More Women Are Freezing Their Eggs During the Pandemic, Defying Doctors ’ Expectations
If she found the right guy, Kari Arenberg could see herself having kids. But her work was never conducive to dating, let alone to freezing her eggs in hopes of leaving her options open. The 31-year-old event producer traveled constantly between New York City and Los Angeles, with long days lifting heavy boxes and running around venues. Then, in 2020, Arenberg was furloughed, and the egg-freezing process became, for the first time in her life, logistically possible. She moved in with her family in Chicago and visited a clinic. Soon she was giving herself as many as three shots a day to stimulate her ovaries, and visiting th...
Source: TIME: Health - January 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Eliana Dockterman Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Endometriosis highlighted in Capitol Hill briefings
Endometriosis took center stage on Capitol Hill, during March 3 briefings by “Top Chef” host Padma Lakshmi and Linda Birnbaum, Ph.D. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - January 6, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Studies link FOXL2 protein to female infertility, cancer, endometriosis
NIEHS researchers used mouse models to discover effects of excessive FOXL2, a transcription factor. (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - January 6, 2021 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Could Tanning Raise a Woman's Odds for Endometriosis?
Title: Could Tanning Raise a Woman's Odds for Endometriosis?Category: Health NewsCreated: 12/4/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/7/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General - December 7, 2020 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Could Tanning Raise a Woman ’ s Odds for Endometriosis?
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - December 4, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Gynecology, Oncology, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Could Tanning Raise a Woman's Odds for Endometriosis?
  FRIDAY, Dec. 4, 2020 -- Young women who regularly visit tanning salons may have an increased risk of developing endometriosis, a new study suggests. Researchers said the findings, from a large study of U.S. women, don't prove that tanning... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 4, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news