March is Endometriosis awareness month. It is important woman and their loved ones suffering from this disease are heard and supported. Endometriosis harms 1 in 10 women's capability to; 1: Work continuously and efficiently 2: Complete educational studies 3: Interact with friends and be in social settings 4: Be intimate with a partner 5: Be… Continue reading March is Endometriosis Awareness Month.
"This is going to be an ongoing battle" This has been hard for me to write. I tried writing this before but I couldn't bring myself to follow it through. This past year… Continue reading My Second Surgery for Endometriosis and why I have been away.
In this blog post I wanted to talk about the Mirena, what it is, how it works, and the side effects. I am also going to be talking about my personal experience having the Mirena. If you want to skip all the information about the Mirena and just want to read about my personal experience… Continue reading Mirena (IUD) and my experience.
In the last few months I have watched the Me too movement spread worldwide. Now its making a huge impact in Australia. Many strong people have shared their stories and are trying to make a difference. Now there is the Times up movement. Seeing this unfold and listening to people's stories has touched me deeply,… Continue reading #MeToo
Going to school, and trying to keep good grades, and attendance with Endometriosis has been a very big struggle for me. I am going to write about my experience since getting my period in primary school all the way through to being diagnosed with Endometriosis and studying in University. It’s important for people to understand… Continue reading Trying to get through my schooling career while having Endometriosis.
I wanted to write this blog post about Visanne therapy and my personal experience taking it. I hope this can help someone out there and give them the information they are looking for. What is Visanne? Visanne contains a progestogen called dienogest. This hormone acts in a almost exact way to your bodies natural hormone… Continue reading Visanne (Drug Therapy) And My Personal Experience.
I wanted to write this post because since my Endometriosis has grown back it’s been really hard to manage and also affecting my quality of life. It had gotten so bad at one stage I couldn’t walk, go to the toilet, be with my partner, and so much more. I want to be real and… Continue reading How I have been feeling
Endometriosis really tests you as a person...it takes you to deep dark places that you have to fight your way out of. Everyday I have to take all of my mental and physical strength to keep myself together during the day. It is so mentally and physically draining. I am always fatigued. My daily pain/symptoms… Continue reading My Day With Endometriosis
In this blog post, I wanted to talk about what type of exercises you can do for endometriosis. Now I’m not saying that you can’t do certain exercises or ones that you want, I am just recommending. Exercise is extremely important for your overall health, and for endometriosis. When you have this disease, exercising regularly… Continue reading What exercises you can do for Endometriosis.
In this post I wanted to talk about diet. Diet plays a very important part in our health and fuels our body with all the good nutrients it needs. A bad diet can lead to heart disease, diabetes, high cholesterol, liver damage, irritable bowel syndrome, fat on our organs, tooth decay, slow metabolism, weak bones… Continue reading Foods to avoid when you have Endometriosis and Paleo Diet.
This issue I would like to speak about is a really mentally/emotionally scarring experience for me. It's something I have kept to myself for a long time. This experience happened to me in grade 8 in my freshman year of high school. I was on my period, and it was an extremely painful and heavy… Continue reading My Horrible classroom experience. Period Vs Teacher
What is Zoladex used for? Zoladex is used in men to treat symptoms of prostate cancer. Zoladex is also used in women to treat breast cancer or endometriosis. How does it treat Endometriosis? This drug therapy can be used for up to 6 months before or after surgery. Zoladex will basically shut your ovaries off,… Continue reading Zoladex Injections (Drug Therapy) And My Personal Experience
2009 My Endometriosis journey started at the mere age of 11 when I got my first period. Periods for me were extremely heavy, and debilitating. 2012 When I was 14 my mother suggested to me that I could have Endometriosis and explained what it was. I went to a General Practitioner and they told me… Continue reading My Journey With Endometriosis
This is for everyone out there suffering. This topic I am posting about has been a very personal and private situation in my life for a long time. I have decided with a lot of thought that I cannot keep it to myself any longer. I suffer from a chronic disease called Endometriosis. It affects… Continue reading What is Endometriosis?