Tag: endometriosis

Tough Decisions of a Woman: Things that I wish my mother told me about

Tough Decisions of a Woman: Things that I wish my mother told me about
Honestly, it is tough being a woman. It definitely is. As I am sitting here early this morning on the day of my big surgery to remove my ovaries – feeling very hungry and thirsty from not being able to eat or drink after midnight, I wanted to take my time to reflect.  There are... Read more »

Saying goodbye: A "Love" Letter to My Ovaries

Saying goodbye: A "Love" Letter to My Ovaries
It is not fun being a woman at times. It is worse when I had to deal with pain caused by my ovaries. During majority of my life, I have had to fight a battle with endometriosis – an autoimmune disorder which causes a development of uterine-lining tissue outside the uterus. A woman’s ovaries is the... Read more »