News Archive March 2020

24 March 2020

General advice

The situation with coronavirus (COVID-19) is escalating and changing on a daily basis.  It is a worrying time and a cause of anxiety and concern.  However, it is not the case that those with endometriosis are considered at increased risk. If you have endometriosis, similar to the general population, your best defence against the virus is minimising social contact and regular hand washing.

Thoracic endometriosis

18 March 2020

Following on from the government’s announcement regarding the updated Coronavirus mitigation strategy, we have cancelled all face to face support group meetings whilst these social distancing recommendations are in place.

We recognise that during times such as these, people living with long term health conditions may require more support. For this reason, we are investigating ways our local groups can use digital support tools in order to reach their groups and will have more information on this over the coming week.

2 March 2020

Endometriosis Awareness Month launches to tackle the fact 54% don’t know about endometriosis