Endometriosis is an often painful disorder in which tissue that normally lines the inside of your uterus (the endometrium) grows outside your uterus. It is a chronic and debilitating condition that causes painful or heavy periods.


Endometriosis can have a significant impact on a woman’s life in a number of ways including;

  • Chronic pain
  • Fatigue
  • Depression
  • Infertility
  • Pain during or after sex
  • Painful periods

Endometriosis can affect all women and girls of a child-bearing age. Check out this link ( to learn more about Endometriosis.



Fibroid is a benign tumour of muscular and fibrous tissues, typically developing in the wall of the uterus.


Many women are unaware they have fibroids because they don’t have symptoms. Women who do have symptoms (around 1 in 3) may experience:

  • Heavy periods or painful periods
  • Abdominal pain
  • Lower back pain
  • Constipation
  • Pain or discomfort during sex
  • A frequent need to urinate

Check out this link ( to read more on why fibroids develop, who gets fibroids, the types of fibroids and a lot more.