Coagulation Surgery versus Wide Excision Surgery Why is it so common to have an endo surgery fail? Could it be traced back to the type of surgery that is being performed, whether it's Coagulation Surgery or Wide Excision Surgery? Sometimes, it's unfortunately not until a
TRANSCRIPT: Key cause of pelvic pain for women with endometriosis discovered Hi, I'm here with some exciting news. There was actually a study published earlier this month, that is showing one of the key causes of the reason for pelvic pain in women with endometriosis.
Diagnosing Endometriosis On average, it takes 10 years for a woman to get a diagnosis of endometriosis. Dr. Cook is here to set the record straight. Diagnosing endometriosis is 10 times easier than treating it. For an endometriosis specialist, it's not difficult to diagnose endometriosis.
Click here to download the ASRM Form TRANSCRIPT Dr Andrew Cook: Hi guys, good morning, Dr.Cook. Today we're going to talk about classification of endometriosis. I get a lot of questions asking “what stage is my endometriosis?” This is the ASRM, American Society for Reproductive
Vital Health Endometriosis Centers has opened a new location in Durango, Colorado. Special thanks to The Durango Herald for helping to welcome us to the region in their very informative article about endometriosis. Durango is easily accessible from the Four Corners region with direct flights
TagsThe “Pregnancy Cures Endometriosis” Myth
This myth can actually be traced back to Hippocrates in 5th century BC. He believed that women had “wandering wombs” that caused “hysteria” and that only by having sex and procreation with a man, would they be cured. I’d like to believe we’ve advanced our
TagsThoughts on “Birth Control Your Own Adventure”
Yesterday in the New York Times endometriosis patient Sindha Agha (not my patient) wrote a thought-provoking op-ed about her adventures in pharmaceutical hormone treatment for her endometriosis. What struck me the most about her accounts was the repetitive nature of hormones the care providers she saw offered. Over and
TagsDr. Cook Joins Flourish! on Hayhouse Radio® with Dr. Christiane Northrup
On Wednesday, December 6th, tune in to Dr. Christiane Northrup’s online radio show Flourish! as Dr. Cook discusses the realities and myths of endometriosis and pelvic pain, and why many patients are misdiagnosed and misunderstood. The radio segment called Stop Endometrioses and Pelvic Pain will
TagsVital Health and Crossfit
Endometriosis not only affects women, it also affects their families and partners. Crossfit did a great video on the husband of a former patient and their journey with Endometriosis. Check it out here.
TagsThe Endometriosis Health & Diet Program: Available Now
Introducing : The Endometriosis Health & Diet Program, co-authored by Dr. Andrew Cook and Danielle Cook. This comprehensive, integrative program for treating endometriosis, and serves as a starting point for building an individualized program. It explains the medical side of endometriosis and how lifestyle factors