Share Your Story: Daniela

Daniela was diagnosed with Endometriosis when she was 22 years old.  Two years later, she shares her Endo journey with us. Daniela’s Journey:  Hi everyone, my name is Daniela and I was raised in a small town near the border in Mexico and I am 24 years old. I had my first period when I was […]

Share Your Story: Michelle

Michelle was diagnosed with Endometriosis when 20.  Now 35, and living in La Mesa, California, Michelle shares her Endo story with us. Michelle’s Journey: My endo story I first got my period at 10 years old. I remember I was still in elementary school, playing in PE when I got my first one. From there, […]

Share Your Story: Amanda

Amanda learned she had Endometriosis when she was 27.  Now 33 years old, she shares her story with us. Amanda’s Journey:   In mid 2011 I started to have pain in my lumbar area, down my butt and thighs. (Sciatica). I thought it was a pinched nerve cause I broke my back in a car accident […]

Feel Good Fridays!

Today’s quote is from an anonymous reader of my blog who wrote me shortly after Bloomin’ Uterus came to be.  She simply emailed me one day: “Endo is such a stupid disease, but your image symbol for endo gives it so much more meaning to me.  I am a woman.  I have an invisible illness, […]

Share Your Story: Sarah

New to San Diego, Sarah was diagnosed with Endometriosis when she was 38 years old, after seeking help for over 20 years.  Today, a year later, she shares her long and difficult Journey with us. Sarah’s Journey:  I’m home from this year’s Endo March. I met some lovely people, reconnected with new friends (I’m new to […]

Share Your Story: Heather

Heather was diagnosed with Endometriosis when she was 24 years old.  Now 37, she lives in Florida and has started “Heather’s Hope Endo Strong”, and is also a model advocating for chronic illness. Heather’s Journey: I‘ve suffered with Endometriosis over half of my life. I’ve had 4 surgeries and all were unsuccessful. I did 2 […]