Teens

Program that may be of interest to teens

by mdevine

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