I’ve had so much resistance to sharing my personal endo story publicly. Yes, it feels vulnerable and raw. But mostly, it feels sort of self-indulgent. I mean, I feel my story is not really all that interesting, and it’s definitely not unique! However, I do have a sense of personal responsibility to share my experiences. Keeping endo shrouded in shadows and secrecy only allows us, and so many other women, to continue suffering in silence. If we begin talking about having endo as openly as we would talk about having a broken leg or the flu, then we will immediately feel less alone and perhaps one day soon we will have better treatment options or even a cure.
So, here goes… Read More