Boston Public Library
Teens

Program that may be of interest to teens

by Mary

You must RSVP to attend this program. The person to email or call is listed below under cost.

 

EVENT:                 A Panel  Discussion:  News From the Endometriosis Front

WHO:                    Mary Lou Ballweg, Moderator, Endometriosis Association

WHERE:                Boston Public Library, Copley Square, 700 Boylston St., Boston

WHEN:                  October 16, 2013, 6:00-9:00 PM

COST:                    Free–RSVP required to maryann@EndometriosisAssn.org or 414.355.2200

 

The panel includes three prominent researchers, and a teen, Emily Hatch, who will speak about her experiences with the disease.  Most girls and their parents do not know that period pain is not normal, and the sooner a girl can be diagnosed and treated, the better the outcome.

 

Here is a link to an interview of Emily Hatch, the teen who will be speaking at the event:  http://commonhealth.wbur.org/2012/03/teenagers-endometriosis-pain