Endo Can’t Take My Happy Project: Tara Hilton

Endo Can’t Take My Happy Project: Tara Hilton

Tara lives in Newark, Delaware. She was diagnosed with endometriosis in 2006.¬†This is her story. It began with a surgery that left her family in shock. “I was first diagnosed after¬†undergoing surgery to remove two large cysts on each of my ovaries that...

Putting an End to Endo

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the word “endometriosis.” It’s probably because I’ve been saying it more, and writing it, and spelling it, and having Microsoft Word tell me that it does not exist (thanks a lot Bill Gates!) As many...

That One Time I Got Addicted to Antibiotics

My body is under attack and my phagocytes don’t know what to do about it. Honestly they have been thoroughly useless to me since the 1980’s. At even the first glimpse of a harmful infection they pack up, move out of town or huddle together in a corner...