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News from national endometriosis organisations from around the world.

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.

Increasing awareness - one drop at a time Endometriosis awareness 2016
7 March 2016

Schedule of events for endometriosis awareness in 2016. Please join and contribute to these events so that we can spread the waves of information about endometriosis and its impact on women.

Drop of water falling into the water Endometriosis Awareness 2015
11 May 2015

Schedule of events to raise awareness of endometriosis throughout the world. Check out the schedule for May! Please join in and help spread the waves of awareness…

Ros Wood Recognising endometriosis advocates: Ros Wood
6 March 2015

Ros Wood has been a champion of women’s health care since the early 1980s and is a prolific and excellent writer about endometriosis and its treatments.

Picture of Ailsa Irving Recognising endometriosis advocates: Ailsa Irving
12 February 2015

Ailsa Irving founded the National Endometriosis Society in 1981 and was a pioneer in raising awareness of endometriosis, and exploring complementary therapies for the disease.

Endometriosis UK Trustee and Treasurer, Carol Pearson Carol Pearson is runner up in Guardian Trustee of the Year 2014 Awards
14 November 2014

Endometriosis UK Trustee and Treasurer, Carol Pearson, was nominated and honoured for her charitable work supporting women with endometriosis – particularly those struggling with benefit and employment issues.

Increasing awareness - one drop at a time Endometriosis Awareness 2014
12 March 2014

Endometriosis Awareness Week is 3 – 9 March 2014. National support groups, and individual women with endometriosis, raise awareness of endometriosis with events throughout the world. Please join in and help spread the waves of awareness…

EO-Carol-Pearson-100 The big bad wolf of endometriosis: raising awareness through TED talks
10 January 2014

Carol Pearson raises awareness at TEDxBrighton by humorously sharing her personal journey with endometriosis and how the disease affected her career and fertility.

Picture of Ellen Johnson Recognising endometriosis advocates: Ellen Johnson
29 October 2013

We honour Ellen Johnson during breast cancer awareness month for the outstanding amount of sensible support she provided through her insightful writings on how to cope with endometriosis – when battling cancer as well.

EO-Nancy-Petersen Recognising endometriosis advocates: Nancy Petersen
9 September 2013

Nancy Petersen RN was an early educator of women with endometriosis, advocating specialist care for the disease to avoid unnecessary hysterectomies.

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