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#endometriosis

# endometriosis - Thursday 2 January, 2020

'Second class citizens': Harris warned of the impact endometriosis is having on women's health
# Letters To Harris
# Letters To Harris

'Second class citizens': Harris warned of the impact endometriosis is having on women's health

Jan 2nd 2020, 12:05 AM 27,121 Views 21 Comments

More than a dozen women told Harris of the devastating impact the condition has had on their lives.

# endometriosis - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

'Wombs, periods, they're taboo subjects': Patients appeal to TDs and Senators for endometriosis support
# Women's Health
# Women's Health

'Wombs, periods, they're taboo subjects': Patients appeal to TDs and Senators for endometriosis support

Dec 11th 2019, 6:00 AM 11,405 Views 6 Comments

Women have been advocating for change in this area and to support the 155,000 women who suffer from it.

# endometriosis - Thursday 14 November, 2019

'I just felt like I don't matter': Women forced to travel to Romania for endometriosis treatment
# Women's Health
# Women's Health

'I just felt like I don't matter': Women forced to travel to Romania for endometriosis treatment

Nov 14th 2019, 12:05 AM 70,761 Views 36 Comments

Women who suffer with the chronic disease report feeling suicidal and helpless.

# endometriosis - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

'Shame and stigma' mean women with endometriosis suffer in silence over painful sex
# Impact
# Impact

'Shame and stigma' mean women with endometriosis suffer in silence over painful sex

Oct 30th 2019, 6:00 AM 29,415 Views 7 Comments

The condition affects one in 10 women in Ireland and has a debilitating effect on the lives of sufferers.

# endometriosis - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

'A lot of doctors fail to recognise it': Calls for government to review treatment of endometriosis
# Women's Health
# Women's Health

'A lot of doctors fail to recognise it': Calls for government to review treatment of endometriosis

Oct 8th 2019, 6:05 AM 94,703 Views 15 Comments

The condition is caused by abnormal cell growth outside the uterus and causes severe pain for women suffering with it.

# endometriosis - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

Why it's good news that some day people might be able to test for endometriosis at home with used tampons
# Endometriosis
From The Daily Edge
# Endometriosis

Why it's good news that some day people might be able to test for endometriosis at home with used tampons

Feb 20th 2019, 1:27 PM 3,270 Views 1 Comment

It’s estimated that between 10-20% of people at childbearing age have endometriosis.

# endometriosis - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Life with endometriosis: 'I haven't given up hope of becoming a mum one day'
# Column
# Column

Life with endometriosis: 'I haven't given up hope of becoming a mum one day'

Mar 18th 2018, 8:00 PM 38,163 Views 5 Comments

Endometriosis is part of my everyday life. It affects decisions I make, but I have reached a certain truce with it, writes Cate O’Connor.

# endometriosis - Saturday 9 September, 2017

'Many times I just keep smiling to avoid crumbling into a crying mess'
# Endometriosis
# Endometriosis

'Many times I just keep smiling to avoid crumbling into a crying mess'

Sep 9th 2017, 8:30 AM 21,249 Views 18 Comments

People should think before they speak when it comes to fertility issues, Julie Ronaghan writes.

# endometriosis - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

Bartender awarded €20,000 after discrimination by employer over her 'extremely painful' condition
# Endometriosis
# Endometriosis

Bartender awarded €20,000 after discrimination by employer over her 'extremely painful' condition

Aug 23rd 2017, 6:01 AM 49,465 Views 0 Comments

The woman found her hours greatly reduced after she underwent a surgical procedure aimed at alleviating her condition.

# endometriosis - Sunday 8 January, 2017

Endometriosis: 'It's the kind of pain that takes the breath from you and makes you fall to your knees'
# Column
# Column

Endometriosis: 'It's the kind of pain that takes the breath from you and makes you fall to your knees'

Jan 8th 2017, 6:30 PM 8,001 Views 16 Comments

Endo is the abnormal growth of endometrial cells. The pain can be relentless and there is no cure, writes Julie Ronaghan.

# endometriosis - Saturday 11 June, 2016

Women are thanking Daisy Ridley for speaking out about her struggle with endometriosis
# Rey Of Light
From The Daily Edge
# Rey Of Light

Women are thanking Daisy Ridley for speaking out about her struggle with endometriosis

Jun 11th 2016, 11:50 AM 9,084 Views 9 Comments

The Star Wars actress was diagnosed with the gynaecological disease at 15 years of age.