Top 3 Myths Your Gynecologist Wants You to Stop Believing

Learn the signs and symptoms of endometriosis, and get answers to the most common questions about this widespread condition.

5 Gynecological Symptoms You Should Not Ignore

Many women lead very busy and hectic lives. We may be caregivers for children and elderly parents. We may have demanding jobs both at home and in the work force. So when something goes awry with our bodies many of us tend to dismiss our symptoms, esp...
Merely Me

5 Causes for Painful Sex

Most of us think of sex as an experience that should be physically and emotionally pleasurable. But what happens when sex hurts? According to some reports as many as many as 16% of women experience painful intercourse in their lifetime. In some cases ...
Merely Me

Bleeding During or After Sex

If you notice you are bleeding either during or after intercourse, it is time to make an appointment to see your gynecologist. There are several possible causes and it is important for your doctor to determine what the reason is for the bleeding and ...
Eileen Bailey

Endometriosis and Infertility

After being told I might have endometriosis the doctor placed me on continuous birth control pills. The thought was that using the birth control that way would prevent the endometriosis from taking over. Since a laparoscopy is the only definitive way ...
Jennifer Rackley

Endometriosis: The Basics

I have endometriosis. Recently the pain has become so severe that I have scheduled a hysterectomy. Due to the aggressive nature of my endometriosis they will have to remove my ovaries as well. This blog is my outlet to tell my own story and hopefully ...
Jennifer Rackley

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