Below the Belt: The Last Health Taboo

Limitations of Treatment

Clip: Episode 1 | 4m 41s  | Video has closed captioning.

Treatments for endometriosis are difficult to navigate and often come with side effects. First, patients are often offered pain medication and hormonal medications. These medications are band-aids that do not treat the underlying disease. Then, they are offered surgery, yet most OBGYNs are ill-equipped to provide the advanced surgery necessary to properly treat endometriosis.

Airing: 06/21/23

Rating: NR

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