Conditions and Treatments

We often associate eating disorders with teenage girls but a growing number of adult women are suffering from these complex conditions.

Endometriosis is a condition where tissue similar to that which normally lines the uterus grows in other parts of the body. Studies suggest that it affects 5 – 10% of menstruating women in Australia.

Many adolescents experience discomfort with periods but more severe pain can be a symptom of endometriosis.