I Didn’t Know

Last updated: March 2022

My oldest started her period young. She wanted to get it very badly. Started out fine but as she got older, her pain increased. Her pediatrician sent us to a gyno who only increased her pain meds. I had no idea what could be wrong or how to help her. Out of 6 daughters, my oldest is the only one with endo. About 5 years ago, she had 2 surgeries, the last was a hysterectomy with an ovary remaining. I pray that my daughter does not encounter anymore.

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