May 15, 2018

My Long Journey To Hysterectomy 

I’d been having pelvic pain for about 3 years and irregular cycles since the age of 14 or 15.  My menstrual cycle being irregular was looked over because I was under a lot of stress at the time.  You see, my mom had been diagnosed with a...

January 19, 2018

Overcoming Obstacles: I'm In Surgical Menopause and I'm Not Allowed HRT

Hi my name is Paula and I was 45 when my story began on 26th January 2016 when I attended my regular pap smear appointment.

The nurse mentioned I had some discharge but I went away thinking it was pr...

September 16, 2017

Almost Bleeding to Death Monthly Is No Way to Live

At age 23, I woke up from an ovarian surgery to the comment, “It’s not cancer, but you have moderate endometriosis. If I were you, I’d get pregnant as soon as possible.” Having only been married for a year, and not yet...

September 16, 2017

Surgical Menopause in Young Women: The Medical Epidemic No One Is Talking About

They call it “Surgical Menopause”, couldn’t they have come up with a better name for it? Something, really anything else would be preferable to attaching the word “menopause” to a young woma...

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