Endometriosis is a progressive disease that impacts fertility and yet diagnosis takes 8 years on average says Endometriosis UK
Up to half of women with endometriosis – where tissue can grow over the ovaries and fallopian tubes – are affected by fertility issues. Worryingly, few women know that surgery to alleviate the symptoms may also cause damage to their reproductive organs.
Half an hour before a major operation Charlotte faced the possibility of having one of her ovaries removed – and thought she might lose her chance of having a baby
Clinic to offer free freezing for egg sharers to increase awareness, access and diversity
Fiona has had embryos frozen for future fertility treatment, following a diagnosis of breast cancer.