The Kenyan Endo Story

The Diary Of A Kenyan Endo Warrior: It’s A Bloody Affair

Dear Diary, As a little girl, I wanted to be a doctor when I grew up. This dream quickly fizzled away where I was in high school because my periods happened, and little did I know, Endometriosis was looming. Back in primary school, I looked forward to my menarche because it meant I was becoming… Continue reading The Diary Of A Kenyan Endo Warrior: It’s A Bloody Affair

The Kenyan Endo Story

The Diary Of A Kenyan Endo Warrior

Dear Diary, Endometriosis Awareness month is here. After 8 years, I am finally ready to share my story in detail. I’m excited but I also feel burdened because there are so many girls and women suffering in silence. 8 years ago, I was that girl, sad, confused, angry at my body, life and God; and… Continue reading The Diary Of A Kenyan Endo Warrior

All Things Periods

Endometriosis Is Real and Resilient-32 Surgeries Later

Time and time again, I meet a woman who has been strongly advised to have her uterus removed because it's removal will cure Endometriosis. This myth needs to be dispelled from the mountain tops. "A hysterectomy is not a cure for Endometriosis." Meet Patricia Roy, a woman with strength beyond words. A woman whose had… Continue reading Endometriosis Is Real and Resilient-32 Surgeries Later