Hear from women living with endometriosis

Learn something new, and see how you can share your own story


Hearing from women who know what you’re going through can be reassuring. The following stories were submitted by real women like you, who visited this site and were inspired to share their personal experiences with endometriosis. Read through them to find inspiration and get tips for living with endo. And be sure to check back soon—new stories are added regularly!



Since when are terrible cramps normal? Her periods were different from all her friends’. Find out what happened when she finally got honest with her gynecologist. Read more


Have your own endo story to share?

We'd love to hear it! Your own story might be able to help someone who is looking for support or information about their endometriosis. Your submission has the chance to be shared on this site and/or throughout the endometriosis community via social media. Share under your name, or anonymously if you would prefer.


Inspired to talk to your GYN?

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