In Sixteen Years of Endometriosis

In Sixteen Years of Endometriosis

Latest Episodes

Ep41: Improving Gut Health. Part 1
July 09, 2020

Gut health is so important! Our gut plays a vital role not only in our digestion but in the health of our full body. In this episode, we explain in detail about the gut microbiome as well as the gut-brain connection. We give tips about probiotics,

Ep40: The Silver Linings Endometriosis Brought Me
June 25, 2020

There are so many negative ways that endometriosis can affect our life, from living with chronic or acute pain, infertility, or fatigue. It might affect our relationships, or ability to work/study or to go after our dreams.

Ep39: The Potential Long Term Risks of Lupron
June 11, 2020

Lupron is commonly prescribed for the treatment of endometriosis symptoms, but patients - and even doctors! - are not always fully informed of the side effects that can occur from taking this medication. Since Lupron has been on the market for over 30 ...

Ep38: Understanding The Types of Endometriosis
May 28, 2020

This episode is the first one in our new mini series called "The Endofiles”. The goal is to better understand the disease that we are living with! There are generally 3 accepted forms of endometriosis: Superficial, Ovarian Endometrioma (OME),

Ep37: Orilissa and Lupron. Part 3 – Side Effects
May 14, 2020

In this episode, we go into detail on the side effects for Orilissa and Lupron and how they may affect our quality of life while taking the medication or after stopping it. We also discuss the implications of bone mineral density loss,

Ep36: Endo, IBS, and Digestive Problems. Part 2
April 30, 2020

Looking for ideas on how to help your digestive problems, such as diarrhea, constipation, nausea, intestinal cramping, pain, and bloating? We talk about a wide variety of tips that have helped us and others diminish our symptoms.

Ep35: Endo, IBS, and Digestive Problems. Part 1
April 16, 2020

A high majority of endometriosis patients - including ones without bowel endo - present with digestive problems, such as diarrhea, constipation, nausea, intestinal cramping, pain, bloating. Sometimes we have these symptoms only during our period and th...

Ep34: The Strength Inside of Us
April 02, 2020

How do we keep going even when everything seems impossible? When life just keeps throwing problem after problem at us, how do we find the strength to go to work, take care of the kids, and to keep doing the things we need to do,

Ep33: Orilissa and Lupron. Part 2B – How Effective is Lupron?
March 19, 2020

Lupron is commonly prescribed as a medical treatment for endometriosis. Lupron only treats the symptoms of endo, but how effective is it at actually alleviating symptoms? Is it worth the serious side effects and risks that can come with taking it?

Ep32: The Way We Face Our Problems
March 05, 2020

How many of us feel like we react to difficult situations in ways we don’t want to? They say that the only thing we can truly control in life is the way we face our problems, yet most of us feel like we have no control at all over our reactions!