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Latest news in the field of endometriosis: clinical and scientific research, updates from national support groups – and general news on progress.


Increasing awareness - one drop at a time Endometriosis awareness 2017
20 February 2017

Schedule of events for endometriosis awareness in 2017. Please join and contribute to these events so that we can spread the waves of information about endometriosis and its impact on women.

endometriosis-couples-relationships Well-being in couples undergoing fertility treatments
6 February 2017

University of Montreal is conducting a study examining how couples seeking fertility treatments adapt to stress related to infertility.

nichd-logo Global multi-site endometriosis collaboration enhanced by WERF EPHect
10 January 2017

National Institutes of Health (NIH) funds five-year project on “integrative analysis of genomic, epigenomic, and phenotypic data for disease stratification of endometriosis”

universityedinburgh Pain imagery in endometriosis – common and consistent worldwide?
7 November 2016

Please fill in this survey to help us understand more about the pain experience of women with endometriosis.

universitat-berne-logo University of Bern seeks PhD for endometriosis reseach
24 August 2016

Full-time PhD (biochemistry / molecular or cell biology) position available in the department of clinical research with focus on endometriosis and gynaecological oncology.

endometriosis-Linda-Giudice-100 Linda Giudice honoured by the RCOG
23 June 2016

Professor Linda Giudice has been appointed a Fellow (ad eundem) of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in honour of her pioneering work in women’s health, including endometriosis, infertility, and reproductive biology.

endometriosis-PRE-EMT Are you due to have a laparoscopy for symptoms suggestive of endometriosis?
25 April 2016

Doctors in the UK are investigating whether progestin treatments are effective post-surgery in preventing recurrence of symptomatic endometriosis.

Deborah-Bush Recognising endometriosis advocates: Deborah Bush
8 April 2016

Deborah Bush co-founded Endometriosis New Zealand in 1985, and has developed the “menstrual health and endometriosis” (“me”) programme for schools. She works with all stakeholders in endometriosis and is committed to collaboration.

endometriosis-cardiovascular-disease-100 Women with endometriosis may be at higher risk of coronary heart disease
29 March 2016

Early surgical menopause (hysterectomy) as a “treatment” for endometriosis may contribute to increased risk of heart disease in younger women.

Kvastoff-HRU-2015 Endometriosis and co-morbidities
23 March 2016

Dr Marina Kvaskoff reviews whether women with endometriosis are a population at risk for major chronic diseases, including cancer, allergies, heart disease, and autoimmune diseases.

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