KE

I too suffered with Lupron side effects. I received 3 rounds of the 3 month shot in 2017. After the first shot the severe endo pain was over!!! I felt so relieved that thought I was on to something. Well the was short lived, although no endo pain, after the 3rd shot I started having […]

Jessica

I was diagnosed with ending at 15 and was put on a ton of birth control methods, each one stronger than the last. Pills weren’t enough, I had constant breakthrough bleeding and pain. Nuvaring worked for awhile, then caused migraines. Implanon caused acne and severe mood swings. Eventually I got the the mirena but still […]

Kelsey

I am a 27 year old female medic and I just found this website. I am on the tail end of my last Lupron Depot 6 month shot and I was trying to explain to my boyfriend why I am having hot flashes and crying spells and… dryness. This is the second shot of a […]

Izabella

 I just recently stumbled along this post and was hoping we could open up a discussion. I am really curious as to what age others were when the whole endo thing started.I was first diagnosed at 23 in 2015 after being in horrible pain half my life. My doctor wanted to avoid a laparoscopy after […]

Nicole

I did one shot of 3 month Lupron November 2015 after years of pain and trusting my doctor(biggest mistake of my life!!)Since then severe hip and lower back pain, exhausted beyond belief, mood swings , tears uncontrollable. Hair loss and feel awful all the time and night sweats severe every single night even now a […]

HaileyD

My lupron experience came after lots of tried/failed medication fixes. Birth control gave me migraines so this was the Dr’s (that I was seeing at the time) last hope. He didn’t want to go to surgery route even though it was evident for years that I couldn’t have any more successful pregnancies. So this was […]

Bloomin’ Uterus

I received six months of Lupron Depot one-month injections, and my last injection was January 19, 2015. I immediately started taking a continuous birth control known as Amethyst. For 6-8 months after my last injection, I continued to have lingering fatigue, memory problems, sensitive/tingly skin, and horrible night sweats and sudden mood swings. But nearly […]

Share Your Story: Holly

Holly was clinically diagnosed with Endometriosis when she was 15 years old,and received surgical confirmation two years later. Now 33 years old (and nine excision surgeries later), she shares her Endometriosis story with us today: Holly’s Journey: Some would say I was lucky. I was 15 the first time I heard the word “endometriosis”. I had […]

Share Your Story: Heather

Heather was diagnosed when she was 24 years old. Now 41, she shares her Journey and what steps she’s taken to spread awareness about this disease. Heather’s Journey:  My name is Heather Marie Kobza. I was diagnosed with Endometriosis at the age of 24. I’m 41 years old and live in Kentucky with my husband and […]

Share Your Story: MariaElisa

MariaElisa am was diagnosed with Endometriosis this year at the age of 25 after a 10-year struggle for answers. MariaElisa’s Journey:  I got my first 10cm cyst at age 12, delayed removing it because I was “too young”. Once they decided to do emergency laparoscopy it ruptured and had a torsion which damaged my right ovary […]