Do CBD ‘Tampons’ Ease Pain?
Breaking down the suppositories, which some say are magical for endometriosis, periods, sex and more. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - May 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Metronidazole Shrinks Endometriosis Via Microbiota (in Mice) Metronidazole Shrinks Endometriosis Via Microbiota (in Mice)
"Our initial goal was to understand how these gut bacteria...might be connected to endometriosis, but...we may have found a cost-effective treatment," said the senior author of a study in mice.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - May 7, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Namibia: A Nightmare Called Endometriosis
[Namibian] IT IS rare for women to talk about menstruation or the pain they endure during those few days of every month. (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - April 30, 2019 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is a chocolate cyst?
A chocolate cyst is an ovarian cyst filled with blood. These growths form in people with endometriosis, usually when the condition is severe. Here, learn about the treatments for chocolate cysts and their potential effects on fertility. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Endometriosis Source Type: news

ask What Do They Do to See if Endometriosis
What Do They Do to See if You Have Endometriosis? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - April 22, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Ask Is Endometriosis a Cancer
Is Endometriosis a Cancer? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - April 22, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Ask What Will Happen if Endometriosis not Treated
What Will Happen if Endometriosis Is not Treated? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - April 22, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

HPV and Female Infertility: 2 New Studies Probe Link
One of 2 new first-of-kind studies on HPV and infertility suggests that high-risk HPV may ascend to infect the upper genital tract, causing endometriosis and affecting fertility. (Source: ConsultantLive)
Source: ConsultantLive - April 19, 2019 Category: Internal Medicine Authors: Veronica Hackethal, MD Tags: Women ' s Health Source Type: news

Coalition announces $10m for endometriosis research and awareness
Women living with crippling pain experience average eight- to nine-year diagnostic delayAfter allocating $4.7m in 2018 towards a national action plan to tackle endometriosis, the health minister on Tuesday announced a further $10m towards researching and raising awareness about the crippling and chronic menstrual condition.Related:Endometriosis action plan follows decades of lobbying – and sufferingContinue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 9, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Melissa Davey Tags: Endometriosis Health Women Australia news Australian politics Greg Hunt Medical research Source Type: news

Ties: Great Eggspectations
Egg freezing had become so routine among my single peers that when I hit 35, I never thought twice. Here ’ s what I wish I had known. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: JASMIN ROSEMBERG Tags: Egg Donation and Freezing Women and Girls Ovaries Endometriosis Pregnancy and Childbirth Dating and Relationships Source Type: news

New blood test for endometriosis diagnosis
A new blood test could successfully diagnose up to 90% of endometriosis cases, according to a new paper published inBiomarkers In Medicine.Sky News (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - April 2, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

'Groundbreaking test' that can detect 90% endometriosis will save women years of agonising pain
Women wait an average of 7.5 years for a diagnosis from first signs of condition. The test, developed by scientists at University of Oxford, would give results in just a few days. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Calling Women'Hysterical' Has Set Our Treatment Back Centuries
“Hysteria” symptoms sound an awful lot like endometriosis, one of the most common gynecological diseases in women. (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - March 28, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: news

More than just cramps: Benton woman tells her story of living with endometriosis
Ashley Humby wants you to know that endometriosis is more than just a bad period. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - March 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Nfld. & Labrador Source Type: news

Health Tip: Treating Endometriosis
-- Endometriosis is a painful condition that occurs when the uterus lining grows outside the uterus. More than 11 percent of American women from ages 15 to 44 are affected, says the Office on Women's Health. There is no cure for endometriosis, but... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 28, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Health Tip: Treating Endometriosis
Title: Health Tip: Treating EndometriosisCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/28/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/28/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Womens Health General - March 28, 2019 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Endometriosis Awareness Month
March is Endometriosis Awareness Month.  Endometriosis is a painful condition where endometrial tissue grows outside the uterus. It is estimated that up to 10% of women have endometriosis (Ozkan 2008).   Endometriosis can cause infertility and for women with subfertility the prevalence rate ranges from 25% to 40% (Ozkan 2008). Endometriosis frequently presents with the symptom of pain (Barlow 1993) including dysmenorrhoea (painful periods), dyspareunia (pain during sexual intercourse), and pelvic or abdominal pain.  We invited Edgardo Somigliana, MD-PhD (Dept Clinical Sciences and Community Health, Universit...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - March 22, 2019 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

This Endometriosis App Can Change The Way We View Women's Health
Could a new phone app help change the way we treat one of the most misdiagnosed diseases among women? (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - March 21, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: news

Women's Wellness: Connect with women living with gynecologic cancer
Gynecologic cancers include?cervical cancer, endometriosis, fibroids,?ovarian cancer, pelvic masses,?uterine cancer,?vaginal cancer?and?vulvar cancer. Mayo Clinic Connect is a place where you can meet women living with a gynecologic cancer or caring for someone with gynecologic cancer. You can ask your questions, share your story, or just say hello. "Connect members find connection, support, and information from [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - March 21, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

2019 40 Under 40: Elyse Ash, Fruitful Fertility & GoKart Labs
After an endometriosis diagnosis, Ash launched a program that matches individuals struggling with infertility with mentors who already had been through the process. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - March 18, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Carrigan Miller Source Type: news

Rites of Passage: Call Me Cozy
As I struggle with chronic pain, cozy for me is less hygge and more my ex-boyfriend ’ s mother, nurses with juice and weird, sandy doughnuts. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - March 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: LENA DUNHAM Tags: Books and Literature Lyme Disease Dunham, Lena your-feed-selfcare Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Endometriosis Source Type: news

Endometriosis Must Come'Out of the Shadows': New Review Endometriosis Must Come'Out of the Shadows': New Review
New review addresses lack of awareness, unmet needs, and barriers to care in endometriosis, with the goal of improving research, diagnosis, and treatment.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines)
Source: Medscape Diabetes Headlines - March 12, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Padma Lakshmi Sheds Light on Endometriosis
Padma Lakshmi, the author, entrepreneur, and Emmy-nominated host of Bravo TV’s Top Chef, talks about her long journey to discovering her endometriosis and her role as an advocate. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - March 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sex education: Menstrual health to be taught in school by 2020
"My experience at school would be very different now," says Alice Smith, who suffers with endometriosis. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - February 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Identifying barriers to care for women with endometriosis
(Society for Women's Health Research) An expert review by a Society for Women's Health Research working group identifies areas of need in endometriosis to improve a woman's diagnosis, treatment, and access to quality care. Barriers to care include societal normalization of women's pain, stigma around menstrual issues, lack of knowledge and awareness about endometriosis, limitations of current diagnostic and treatment options, and difficulties in accessing care. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - February 25, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Oral contraceptives cost  effective for endometriosis-related pain
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - February 1, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Running from endometriosis: 'I feel in control again'
Cecile lived with painful symptoms of endometriosis for years. Then she found running. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - January 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

PR Status and Response to Progestin Therapy in Endometriosis PR Status and Response to Progestin Therapy in Endometriosis
In what ways is progesterone receptor status associated with response to progestin-based therapy in endometriosis?Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Journal Article Source Type: news

Endometriosis study sheds light on links to infertility
Researchers say infertility in sufferers could be linked to deficiency of protein in wombA new study has cast light on why some women with endometriosis experience infertility, with scientists saying the finding may lead to new treatment options.Endometriosis is an inflammatory condition in which cells that usually form the lining of the uterus are present elsewhere, such as the ovaries, fallopian tubes, pelvis and rectum.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 9, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis Tags: Endometriosis Medical research Society Lena Dunham Whoopi Goldberg Health World news Science Source Type: news

Endometriosis study 'sheds light on links to infertility' say scientists
South Korea and US teams say infertility could be linked to deficiency of a protein in wombA new study has cast light on why some women with endometriosis experience infertility, with scientists saying the finding could lead to new treatment options.Endometriosis is an inflammatory condition in which cells that usually form the lining of the uterus are present elsewhere, such as the ovaries, fallopian tubes, pelvis and rectum.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 9, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis Tags: Endometriosis Fertility problems Animal experimentation Medical research Pregnancy Health Science Society Lena Dunham Whoopi Goldberg World news Source Type: news

Health Tip: Potential Risks of Hysterectomy
-- A hysterectomy may be recommended for cases of uterine fibroids, endometriosis, pelvic support problems, abnormal uterine bleeding, chronic pelvic pain and gynecologic cancer, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 2, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Top trending health questions of 2018
This year, people turned to Google to answer their questions about the keto diet, ALS, endometriosis, and more (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - December 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

10 Top Questions You Had For Dr. Google In 2018
(CNN) — People were curious about the keto diet, ALS and endometriosis in 2018. Those are just a few of the health-related topics that had Internet surfers in the United States turning to Dr. Google with questions this year, according to a top 10 list from the search engine giant. The data, based on search terms, was collected from January to mid-December. Last year, some of the top health-related questions searched on Google included what causes hiccups, how to stop snoring, how long flu lasts and what is lupus. Some of the top health-related questions on Google in 2016 were related to Zika, traumatic brain injuries...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - December 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News Offbeat Google Local TV Source Type: news

10 top questions you had for Dr. Google in 2018
People were curious about the keto diet, ALS and endometriosis in 2018. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - December 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

20.12.18: Not intended for U.S. and UK Media
Bayer receives approval in China for endometriosis treatment Visanne™mehr ... (Source: Bayer IR Newsfeed: Events)
Source: Bayer IR Newsfeed: Events - December 20, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Women's Wellness: Is endometriosis a risk factor for ovarian cancer?
QUESTION: I just found out I have endometriosis, which my mother also has. She says endometriosis raises our risk of ovarian cancer, so I should have children early and then get a hysterectomy. What's the real story? ANSWER: It sounds like your mother jumped to the wrong conclusion. Endometriosis and ovarian cancer are linked, but [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - December 20, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Mistletoe may hold the secret to banishing endometriosis, scientists find
Scientists at the Catholic University of Korea studied 40 women with severe endometriosis, taking tissue samples from each one and exposing them to mistletoe extract in laboratory tests. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Endometriosis and weight gain: What's the link?
Some people with endometriosis experience weight gain and bloating. In this article, we look at the possible reasons why and explain how to manage weight effectively. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Endometriosis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Endometriosis after a cesarean delivery: What to know
Having a C-section can increase the risk of receiving an endometriosis diagnosis. Learn more about the connection between cesarean deliveries and endometriosis in this article. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Endometriosis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about rectovaginal endometriosis
Rectovaginal endometriosis occurs when endometrial tissue grows around the rectum, vagina, and structures between them. Learn about the symptoms, causes, and treatment of rectovaginal endometriosis here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Endometriosis Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Bowel endometriosis: What to know
Bowel endometriosis is when tissue similar to endometrial tissue develops on the bowel, causing a range of symptoms. In this article, learn about the causes and treatments. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Endometriosis Source Type: news

The First Baby Has Been Born After a Uterus Transplant From a Deceased Donor
The world’s first baby born by a uterus transplant from a deceased donor is healthy and nearing her first birthday, according to a new case study published Tuesday in the Lancet. Uterus transplants have become more common in recent years, resulting in 11 live births around the world. But all of the other successful deliveries so far have been made possible by living donors — often women who opt to donate their uterus to a close friend or family member without one. The birth resulting from the case detailed in the Lancet, which took place at Brazil’s Hospital das Clínicas last December, is both the first...
Source: TIME: Health - December 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized fertility healthytime Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes pelvic pain in women?
Pelvic pain can affect both men and women, but its causes differ for each sex. In women, ovarian cysts, endometriosis, or uterine fibroids, as well as several other health conditions, may cause pelvic pain. In this article, learn what else causes pelvic pain in women and when to see a doctor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Women's Health / Gynecology Source Type: news

Endometriosis: Early diagnosis 'would make huge difference'
Alex Roach, who waited seven years for a diagnosis, backs a pledge to improve care in Wales. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - November 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Endometriosis diagnosis: 'A relief to know I wasn't mad'
A woman who waited years for an endometriosis diagnosis backs a report calling for earlier help. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - November 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

In endometriosis, fertility treatments work better with reproductive technology
(Reuters Health) - - Women with endometriosis who struggle to conceive may have an easier time getting pregnant when they use fertility treatments that involve assisted reproductive technology (ART), a Japanese study suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is a TENS unit and does it work?
Some people use a transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) unit to treat pain. This device works by sending electrical impulses through the skin. It may give people relief from the painful symptoms of arthritis, multiple sclerosis, fibromyalgia, endometriosis, and other conditions. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pain / Anesthetics Source Type: news

Managing Endometriosis Pain With Hormonal Contraceptives Managing Endometriosis Pain With Hormonal Contraceptives
A systematic review discusses the efficacy of this approach to controlling endometriosis-related pain.Medscape Ob/Gyn (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Viewpoint Source Type: news

Hope for the millions of women with endometriosis as scientists edge one step closer to a ‘cure’
Northwestern University researchers took stem cells from patients and managed to reprogram them to become healthy womb tissue in the lab. The condition affects 10 per cent of women. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 2, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New study takes first step toward treating endometriosis
(Northwestern University) Researchers at Northwestern Medicine have taken the first step in bioengineering the human uterus to treat endometriosis, uterine-factor infertility and endometrial cancer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - November 1, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news