Support is crucial for anyone dealing with chronic pain or illness. Are you in?
Remember the Ice Bucket Challenge? Come March, be prepared for the Endo Challenge:
By Ellie Friedenberg
January 29, 2015
San Diego, CA – Social media may be getting a bit of a makeover this March as thousands of women prepare to turn their profile pictures yellow. The yellow movement is the catalyst for the “Endo Challenge”, an awareness campaign designed to bring understanding, awareness and education to Endometriosis, a disease that affects 176 million women worldwide.
About The Endo Challenge
Endometriosis is categorized as a chronic pain disorder and is the number-one cause of infertility in women. Despite its crippling symptoms, “endo” is the least researched and least understood disease in women’s health. Due to the lack of knowledge surrounding Endometriosis, many women turn to online support groups to share their knowledge and support one another in finding adequate treatment.
With some groups reaching over 6,000 members, the women decided…
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