- 1 in 10 women suffer with endometriosis
- the delay to diagnosis is ~7 years!
- it can impact quality of life and fertility
Endometriosis is a whole body disease, it’s not “just a bad period”. It is when the lining of the uterus is found outside the uterus on other parts of the body including the pelvis, bowel, ovaries and fallopian tubes. This tissue release inflammatory chemicals which cause pain, reduce egg quality and hence affect fertility and ability to fall pregnant.
Approx. 175 million women worldwide suffer with endometriosis.
Be proactive about your health. Ask questions, and see an endometriosis specialist.