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March is Endometriosis Awareness Month
March is Endometriosis Awareness Month 🎗️
This awareness can push through the timely detection and intervention it can give patients and a chance to treat the symptoms before it gets out of control and requires surgery.
Intriguing Facts about Endometriosis:
Being pregnant may help. Pregnancy and the increase in progesterone levels often relieve symptoms.
Women are affected worldwide Endometriosis affects women mostly in their reproductive years (ages 12-52).
Genetics matter. Studies have suggested a possible genetic component.
Chronic pelvic pain is a major symptom
It takes eight years from the development of symptoms to get a proper diagnosis.