The last health taboo: why are so many women still suffering with endometriosis?
It affects around 200m people globally yet as a new Hillary Clinton-produced documentary shows, endometriosis is still a misunderstood and under-researched condition
We know what it is, we know what causes it, we know how to cure it.
Roughly – roughly you understand – it’s that uterine tissue turning up in other parts of the body. So, that cycle of wimmins causes it to act like the uterus in non-uterus places. Which is not – to be mild – nice.
The cure is to induce menopause. Or, possibly, to take the pill constantly.
And, well, there we are. That it’s not possible to cure it in a less undesirable way, well, there it is.