Understanding the Menstrual Cycle

Ah the menstrual cycle, otherwise known as your period, Aunt Flo, “having the painters in” or whatever it is that you are comfortable with.  The one thing that makes being a women much less enjoyable.  Something that is full of unnecessary stigma, pain and awkwardness.  But, having taken the time to learn more about it […]

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I’ve Been Nominated!

I’m totally honoured and flattered to announce that I have been nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award!  It’s a wonderful way to have my blog recognised and to know that my words and writing are reaching people.  What Is The Sunshine Blogger Award? Think of it like a peer-recognition system where fellow bloggers and writers […]

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My Journey Was Lucky

Did you know that in the UK, it take an average of 7 years plus for a woman to be diagnosed with Endometriosis?  Do you know why there is such a long delay?  The answer lies with some pretty simple reasons – lack of understanding, poor perception of womens periods and health, and the fact […]

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The Problem with A&E 2.0

You can read my original article “The Problem with A&E” here.  A&E: the initials stand for “accident and emergency”.  It is the place people go when they are injured, ill and need treatment quickly. Yesterday I was admitted to my local A&E department because my pain had rocketed to levels that I had never felt […]

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