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Please join us for the Endo What? West Coast Premier on April 13th in San Francisco

Please join us for the Endo What? West Coast Premier on April 13th in San Francisco

Director and Producer Shannon Cohn announces the premier screening of her documentary film Endo What? this April 13th at the Delaney Street Theatre in San Francisco.  Please join Dr. Andrew Cook and Libby Hopton, Director of Research & Evidence Based Medicine, as we gather with a group of esteemed panelists to answer questions on Endometriosis, and discuss issues relating to public awareness
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Teen’s Tenacity Leads to Endometriosis Diagnosis: Video Story

Teen’s Tenacity Leads to Endometriosis Diagnosis: Video Story

Because so few people know that 70% of teens who experience chronic pelvic pain are later given an endometriosis diagnosis, many young women suffer years of pain when it’s overlooked as a potential diagnosis. Endometriosis is generally thought of as unique to grown women and not considered as a possibility for adolescents and teens. One young woman, Erika, would like
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Endo Belly

Endo Belly

Are you sometimes so bloated that you feel like you are pregnant? Or even had people ask you if you are pregnant? Do you have an extra set of clothes set aside for those times when you are so bloated that it’s time for a wardrobe switch? Maybe you are like Samantha, a woman just
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Kelly Heslin joins VHI for Public Health Masters Internship

Kelly Heslin joins VHI for Public Health Masters Internship

This opportunity is exactly what I had hoped my public health education would offer: professional public health development in the field of endometriosis, working toward reducing the unnecessary suffering that so many women experience. Kelly M. Heslin, of the Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, University of Arizona, joins Vital Health Endometriosis Center this summer
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Vital Health Launches Endo Survival Guide!

Vital Health Launches Endo Survival Guide!

The Endo Patient’s Survival Guide, co-authored by Dr. Andrew Cook, Libby Hopton and Danielle Cook, is the essential patient’s companion to living with and overcoming endometriosis and pelvic pain: from seeking help and getting an initial diagnosis to navigating treatment options and achieving optimal relief and wellness. The guide is now printed and available for order
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Dr. Cook Featured on CBS News

Dr. Cook Featured on CBS News

Endometriosis tortures people. It doesn’t kill them but there are times when you may wish it would kill you. CBS news LA covers the story of Leslie Valladares, a former patient of Dr. Cook who had her life transformed following his specialized endometriosis excision surgery. Leslie had suffered for years with the crippling symptoms of
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A Survival Guide to Bowel Preps

A Survival Guide to Bowel Preps

I just love bowel preps! ~ Said nobody ever The purpose of the pre-operative bowel preparation is to cleanse your intestinal tract so that it can be safely operated on. While this process is unpleasant to endure it is absolutely necessary in minimizing the risk of complications during bowel surgery. There are several bowel preparations
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