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If You Suffer From Endometriosis, Better Help May Be Coming

CrampsDespite the fact that endometriosis is fairly common, we still don’t have a good handle on exactly what causes the condition. This has prevented researchers from developing the most effective treatments.

Several new studies may offer promise for women with endometriosis. These studies may signal potential breakthroughs, leading to much more effective ways to alleviate the pain that endometriosis causes.

Endometriosis occurs when tissue, which is similar to tissue lining the inside of the uterus, grows outside the uterus – usually on the surface of organs in the pelvic and abdominal areas. The painful aspects of the condition frequently keep many women from working, going to school or enjoying their favorite activities — especially if they aren’t receiving treatment for it.

New drug combination is promising.