Stop Endometriosis and Pelvic Pain

Stop Endometriosis and Pelvic Pain

What Every Woman and Her Doctor Need to Know

Book - 2012
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Stop Endometriosis and Pelvic Pain provides extensive information about the realities and the myths of endometriosis and pelvic pain. Dr. Cook explains why so many patients are misunderstood and misdiagnosed, why most endometriosis surgery is done so poorly, the principles and correct techniques for effective endometriosis surgery, and how to find the best doctors and healthcare providers. This book embraces a women's perspective and provides much-needed support for women who have suffered from the pain of endometriosis. He also explains his comprehensive and successful program for treating endometriosis.
More than 176 million women worldwide suffer from endometriosis -- an excruciatingly painful, devastating, debilitating disease most doctors don't understand, or know how to treat effectively. Endometriosis is a disease whereby the inside lining of the uterus -- the endometrium -- somehow migrates outside the uterus to anywhere in the pelvic cavity, where it implants and grows. It can also cause scarring and infertility. For endometriosis sufferers it's as if the entire pelvis is covered with hundreds of incredibly painful blisters. At best, this leads to intense short-term discomfort and frustration, at worst to years of agony and despair. Endometriosis can ruin quality of life -- harming family relationships, impacting friendships, damaging careers, and straining marriages. Good news at last for women and their doctors. There is very good news, because now there is hope -- effective new treatments that manage or eliminate pain and allow women the opportunity to regain the dynamic life they once knew. This book will help you to better understand this disease and learn how to find and build a special relationship with the right doctor. Take the first step on your road to recovery and purchase this breakthrough new book by one of the world's leading pelvic pain and endometriosis specialists. It will help guide you in your journey to recover your health. Written in straightforward language, the Stop Endometriosis and Pelvic Pain book is easy to read, yet filled with the detailed medical information that will help both you and your physician better understand this disease. This book is a comprehensive resource that can help you: Learn how to know if you have endometriosis; Learn about what it really means to have endometriosis and why it's hard to find good care; Learn why the treatment of endometriosis should be a medical sub-specialty; Understand why some women are more susceptible than others; Learn about the mysteries, myths, and misdiagnosis of endometriosis; Better understand how to manage the challenges of living with endometriosis; Learn self-help strategies for dealing with endometriosis and pelvic pain; Find the right medical specialist. With more than 200 pages of informative, insightful, invaluable information on endometriosis and pelvic pain, this book will provide you with everything you and your doctor need to know. - Publisher.
Publisher: Los Gatos, Calif. : Femsana Press, 2012
ISBN: 9780984953578
Characteristics: xix, 218 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Franklin, Robert


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