By Joseph Krotec MD, Sharon Perkins RN

Get the empowering information that places you on top of things Take cost and take convenience in realizing the way to dwell good with endometriosis Diagnosing and dwelling with endometriosis is not effortless, yet this disorder does not need to rule your existence. This e-book is helping you discover out and realize common indicators. Plus, you will get up to date details on conventional and replacement remedies -- starting from drugs and surgical procedures to acupuncture and massages. The authors offer lots of compassionate suggestion on facing the discomfort and emotional matters, so that you can get pleasure from existence. notice tips to * assessment remedies * improve your probabilities of getting pregnant * deal with the discomfort * Make way of life alterations to reduce signs * take care of the emotional and fiscal demanding situations

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This amount of money is staggering to treat a disease we can’t see and know so little about. The total cost of diagnosis, surgical interventions, and extensive treatment is billions of dollars annually. For example, of the nearly 600,000 hysterectomies (removal of the uterus and one or both ovaries) in the United States each year, around 20 percent (100,000) are for reduction of endometriosis– associated symptoms. The hospitalization, medications, and other fees for these surgeries cost the healthcare system tens of millions of dollars — each year.

Do you have vaginal dryness? Do you use any lubricants? ߜ Do you use spermicides or condoms? ߜ Where do you feel the pain? Is it on entry or more during deep thrusting; on the outside, in the vagina, or in the pelvic area? Which side is the pain on, or is it on both? Is it in the front, the back, or both? Is it in the bladder or rectum? ߜ When do you feel the pain? Is it immediate, during, or after sex? And if after, how long after? 25 26 Part I: Endometriosis: What It Is and Isn’t More than endometriosis can cause painful sex Endometriosis doesn’t cause all painful sex problems, so having painful sex doesn’t necessarily mean you have endometriosis.

Endometriosis in the intestines can cause pain, cramping, diarrhea, constipation, or rectal bleeding during your period. 12. Women who are taller and thinner than average are more likely to have endometriosis. This test is just a starting point. If you’re concerned that you may have endometriosis, don’t hesitate. Make an appointment with your gynecologist. Chapter 2 Suspecting Endometriosis: Defining the Symptoms In This Chapter ᮣ Counting off the common symptoms of endometriosis ᮣ Identifying the less common symptoms ᮣ Tracking symptoms and other factors of endometriosis I s something wrong with you, something you — and your doctors — can’t put your collective fingers on?

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