Our mission is to increase endometriosis awareness, fund landmark research, provide advocacy and support for patients, and educate the public and medical community.
Founders: Padma Lakshmi, Tamer Seckin, MD
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Leigh Ann  Carey

Leigh Ann Carey

Leigh Ann Carey is a politics and culture writer out of Raleigh, NC. She’s written for Slate, The Establishment, Electric Literature, Campaigns & Elections Magazine, among others. Broadly, she covers movements for social justice, labor and workforce issues, LGBTQ politics, and policies impacting the rural South. Prior to her journalism career, she started and managed a web development and online strategy agency for political campaigns, while teaching small business marketing at the community college level.

Far from Care

Far from Care

Women in rural communities find it especially hard to get endometriosis care or even a timely and correct diagnosis. “I absolutely feel isolated,” says Katelyn Dancer who is an art teacher from the rural community of Clarendon,…