Suicide risk in patients with Interstitial Cystitis/BPS
What is Parametrial Endometriosis?
Trigger Warning Please note that this post contains discussion about suicide and depression which may be triggering for many. Continue at your own discretion As a patient living with Interstitial Cystitis (IC)/Bladder Pain Syndrome (BPS), I want to openly share with you, the unfortunately dark, but very real side to the pain and flare ups […]
May is Pelvic Pain Awareness Month
Disclaimer: The information provided in this post was directly taken from the educational video series created by The University of Toronto, Mount Sinai Hospital, and Federal University of Sao Paulo. Edwards, D., Zhao, Z., Solnik, J., & Lemos, N. (2020, September 24). Parametrial Endometriosis Part 1: A Correlation of Parametrial Anatomy and Disease Presentation [Video file]. […]
May is Pelvic Pain Awareness Month In 2017, The International Pelvic Pain Society (IPPS) designated May as Pelvic Pain Awareness month to raise public recognition for chronic pelvic pain (CPP). I saw many different specialists over the course of 15 years and not once did I hear a diagnosis of chronic pelvic pain from any doctor. I heard […]