It's a really common illness -- one in 10 women have it. That’s similar numbers as diabetes, but no one knows what endometriosis is, so no one knows they should care.
He said, "I may never be comfortable having a physical relationship with you and that's something you need to be OK with."
Some days, it feels like demons made of fire are gnawing on my muscles, or like knives are stabbing me in every major muscle and joint.
When my PCP first sent me to the hospital for abdominal X-rays four years ago, the radiologist wanted to know what kinds of symptoms I’d been experiencing. “I don’t have an appetite,” I told her. “I wish I had that problem,” she responded.

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