Becoming ill when you’re ready ill with endometriosis

These days I have to take a holiday from work, not when I fancy going abroad (like many people who book holiday), but when my body needs a break.

My energy levels are tangible not just each day, but each month. Working full-time with endometriosis means getting a sense for when my body is running on its lowest ebb, and needs a break.

No one enjoys illness, but nothing frustrates me more than becoming ill with something else when I am trying to recuperate from how endo drains me.

Continue reading

Endohope

My name is Michelle and I've been living and working with endometriosis for seven years. I hope to provide some hope for this illness through practical advice and discussion of this awful disease. You can read more about my story on my about me page.

Twitter

  • So today I reached the point I did last time where I injured myself (week 2 run 2) so now I feel like I am making progress. 21 hours ago
  • Today was the first run where I felt like I was running and not just managing pain. It felt good, hopefully I’m ov… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 2 days ago
  • Starting running again today after two weeks rest due to injury. It can happen to anyone I think so trying to keep going. 1 week ago