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'I'm not a hypochondriac. I have a disease. All these things that are wrong with me are real, they are endometriosis'
I feel sad that this is the hardest story I’ve ever written and that I’m embarrassed that people will read it and know the intimate details of my life. But I’m also hopeful that a conversation has begun
Gabrielle Jackson - pain and prejudice in women's health
Guardian Journalist, Gabrielle Jackson's book Pain and Prejudice had its catalyst in her writing about her own experience with endometriosis. Her article 'I'm not a hypochondriac. I have a disease. All these things that are wrong with me are real, they are endometriosis' struck a chord, with thousands of women getting in touch about their health system experiences. Pain and Prejudice explores how women historically and presently have been under-served by the medical profession. In order for…
Child sexual abuse increases endometriosis risk
Sexual and physical abuse in childhood and adolescence is associated with a greater risk of endometriosis during adulthood.A study found that women reporting severe-chronic abuse of multiple types had a 79% increased risk of laparoscopically-confirmed endometriosis.
The hidden sleep epidemic that’s ruining women’s lives
When Lori Ann King had a total hysterectomy in 2015, she was surprised to find that the surgery triggered menopause, which in turn brought insomnia. “It would take me an hour to get to sleep and th…
Pain bias: The health inequality rarely discussed
When they’re in pain, women wait longer in the ER and are less likely to be given effective painkillers than men. BBC Future investigates for our new series the Health Gap.