THE EXCRUCIATING HEALTH CONDITION THAT ONLY AFFECTS WOMEN via BBC

Medical texts first documented this painful, life-disrupting condition in 1880. But with doctors still unsure of its cause – or cure – one woman has taken matters into her own hands. By Mikaela Conley 26 July 2018 When the pain started, Tara Langdale-Schmidt didn’t think much of it. It was a soreness that came and … Continue reading THE EXCRUCIATING HEALTH CONDITION THAT ONLY AFFECTS WOMEN via BBC

CBD Oil – Treating Pelvic Pain With Cannabis by Julia Rubin

  Julia Rubin   Published on 04/10/2017 Pain is one of our body’s ways of letting us know that something is wrong. Women in particular often experience pelvic pain, or pain below the belly button and above the legs. This can be caused by a number of things, from cysts to digestive problems. Some women experience pelvic … Continue reading CBD Oil – Treating Pelvic Pain With Cannabis by Julia Rubin

Combo of Antioxidants Helps Ease Pain in Endometriosis Patients, Study Reports

This article was posted originally on Endometriosis News JULY 19, 2018 BY PATRICIA INACIO, PHD  A six-month treatment with a daily combination of antioxidants was found to significantly reduce endometriosis-associated pelvic pain, according to researchers. Their study, “Effectiveness of an antioxidant preparation with N-acetyl cysteine, alpha lipoic acid and bromelain in the treatment of endometriosis-associated pelvic pain: LEAP … Continue reading Combo of Antioxidants Helps Ease Pain in Endometriosis Patients, Study Reports

MGH Program Supports Sexual Health of Women Receiving Pelvic RT for Gastrointestinal and Gynecologic Malignancies VIA Modern Medicine Network 

By Lorraine Drapek, DNP, FNP-BC, AOCNP Jul 18, 2018 Cancer Network spoke with Lorraine Drapek, DNP, FNP-BC, AOCNP about her presentation, “A Multimodal Continuity of Care Program to Prevent or Minimize Vaginal Effects of Pelvic Radiation Therapy for Women with Lower Gastrointestinal and Gynecologic Cancers,” which she discussed at the 2018 Oncology Nursing Society Congress. Dr. Drapek … Continue reading MGH Program Supports Sexual Health of Women Receiving Pelvic RT for Gastrointestinal and Gynecologic Malignancies VIA Modern Medicine Network