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Meet our team: Shireen

Posted by on Jan 9, 2013 in Experience, Expert, Featured, Team | 2 comments

Meet our team: Shireen

Meet one of our lovely team of Project Endo volunteers, blogger and warrior Shireen Hand. I was diagnosed with endometriosis back in 2005, when I was 21, after suffering with pain during sex, terrible periods and repeated cases of thrush and cystitis since I was 12. I have tried numerous hormone treatments, contraceptive pills and devices and diets but to date, nothing has worked. Over the past few years, my endometriosis has taken a turn for the worse and after being diagnosed with osteopenia, as a result of the hormone treatments, I’ve now been told my endometriosis has spread...

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Ask an expert: Lifestyle changes to minimize pain and fatigue

Posted by on Dec 3, 2012 in Coping, Expert, Team, Treatment | 1 comment

[is-gateway name="Cherry Sorbet Creative" id="main"]What are the most effective life style changes I can make to minimize pain and fatigue from endometriosis? Answer from our Gynae consultant expert Michael Cooper: I assume that your endometriosis has been optimally treated.  It’s worth going back a step to explore some current thinking in relation to endometriosis.  The traditional view is that endometriosis is simply the presence of endometrial tissue outside the uterus.  New thinking has demonstrated that there are also changes within the eutopic endometrium (ie within the uterus of...

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Expert nutrition advice on Project Endo

Posted by on Nov 29, 2012 in Featured, News, Nutrition, Team | 1 comment

Expert nutrition advice on Project Endo

Meet the lovely Jenny Cartwright Ball, part of our Project Endo team of experts. Fitness and nutrition has always been a passion of Jenny’s, initially as part of the lifestyle of a professional dancer and dance teacher, and now as a career she loves as a Personal Trainer, Barre Instructor, and Bio Signature Modulation Practitioner. Specialising in women’s fitness and health, Jenny had a proven track record in creating lean, strong, sculpted and feminine bodies, through exercise, nutrition and lifestyle. Having worked throughout the UK and internationally (including Amansala’s...

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