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  • Endometriosis Research Awards, Endometriosis Foundation Research
  • Killer kramps are not normal
  • 1 in 10 American women of childbearing age live with endometriosis

    1 in 10 American women of childbearing age live with endometriosis

  • Endometriosis is often mistaken for other diseases,and frequently takes ten or more years to diagnose correctly

    Endometriosis is often mistaken for other diseases,
    and frequently takes ten or more years to diagnose correctly

  • Endometriosis is one of the top three causes of female infertility and hysterectomy

    Endometriosis is one of the top three causes of
    female infertility and hysterectomy

  • Endometriosis costs society a staggering $110 billion annually

    Endometriosis costs society a staggering $110 billion annually

The Endometriosis Foundation of America strives to increase disease recognition, provide advocacy, facilitate expert surgical training, and fund landmark endometriosis research. Engaged in a robust campaign to inform both the medical community and the public, the EFA places particular emphasis on the critical importance of early diagnosis and effective intervention while simultaneously providing education to the next generation of medical professionals and their patients.

The American Turkish Society Gala honors Dr. Seckin

The American Turkish Society Gala honors Dr. Seckin We are proud to announce that our founder Dr. Tamer Seckin, will be honored at the…
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RESOLVE Advocacy Day 2017

RESOLVE Advocacy Day 2017 RESOLVE, The National Infertility Association estimates that about 40% of patients with endometriosis will experience infertility.…
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In Memoriam: Ronald Elmer Batt MD. PhD.

In Memoriam: Ronald Elmer Batt MD. PhD. On Sunday, April 25, 2017, Ronald Batt, MD, a pioneer in the field of endometriosis, and…
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2017-18 Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series

2017-18 Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series The Endometriosis Foundation of America is thrilled to announce that this year we will be participating…
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Q&A with ENPOWR EduKit volunteer Jessica Murnane

Q&A with ENPOWR EduKit volunteer Jessica Murnane Author, podcast host, and EFA volunteer Jessica Murnane describes her experience with teaching the Endo EduKit…
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Endometriosis Awareness Partnership Promotes Student Health in Los Angeles Schools

Endometriosis Awareness Partnership Promotes Student Health in Los Angeles Schools The Endometriosis Foundation of America (EFA) and The Los Angeles Trust for Children’s Health (The L.A.…
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Awareness is Key to Battling Endometriosis: A Conversation with the Endometriosis Foundation of America

Awareness is Key to Battling Endometriosis: A Conversation with the Endometriosis Foundation of America When a condition like endometriosis affects 176 million women worldwide –or 1 in 10 girls and…
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