Your Stories: Tina

Your Stories: Tina

Hi Ladies, I follow this Facebook page and Syl’s blog and I remember last year reading an article about how Syl went to a family wedding and her Mum had to pick her up off the floor in the bathroom. It resonated with me because it reminded me a lot of myself and my...
Your Stories: Tamra

Your Stories: Tamra

When Tamra returned to the GP for her ultrasound results he was away. She was terrified by what his replacement told her. This is Tamra’s story.  I have had excruciating periods my whole life. The first year of my periods I had extreme pain, heavy bleeding and I...
Your Stories: Jess Belle

Your Stories: Jess Belle

I wanted to share my endo story. I don’t have any friends with it or anyone who understands. I got my period at 11, and bled 7 days straight. I was diagnosed with “precocious puberty”. I had injections once a month every month to slow down my puberty. But it didn’t...
Your Stories: Joanna

Your Stories: Joanna

I’ve had 2 surgeries this year. I saw my first ever gyno in January this year. I opted for one that I could get into rather than the long wait to see Dr Evans. I’d already had vaginal ultrasounds (2 prior to seeing the gyno). Nothing remarkable was shown – lots of...
Your Stories: Lori-Anne

Your Stories: Lori-Anne

I‘m a 32 year old Mum. Both my 26 year old sister and I have always had painful periods and used many forms of pain medications to control our pain. Endo does run in the family: both my Mum’s Mother (my grandmother) & my Mum’s Sister (my aunty) had it. Not sure...
Your Stories: Jane

Your Stories: Jane

I was diagnosed with Endo at age 20. I also have PCOS, adenomyosis and pre-cancerous uterus cells. I’ve had around 11 surgeries since I was diagnosed and have tried every treatment, pill and herbal remedy available. The first specialist I saw at first denied I could...