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Reported school experiences of young people living with sickle cell disorder in England.
A survey of 569 young people with sickle cell disorder (SCD) in England has found such pupils miss considerable periods of time from school, typically in short periods of two or three days. One-in-eight have school absences ...
The social and psychological impact of endometriosis on women's lives: a critical narrative review
(Oxford Journals, 2013-07)
BACKGROUND Endometriosis is a chronic condition affecting between 2 and 17% of women of reproductive age. Common symptoms are chronic pelvic pain, fatigue, congestive dysmenorrhoea, heavy menstrual bleeding and deep ...
From womanhood to endometriosis: findings from focus groups with women from different ethnic groups
(Radcliffe Publishing, 2011-10-01)
Endometriosis is a long-term, disabling condition, and a common cause of chronic pelvic pain, yet little is known about the experience of the disease among women from minority ethnic groups. This paper reports on the first ...
‘“For him, it’s got to be your own son”: Adoption and infertility in British South Asian communities
(Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2010)
Improving the wellbeing of couples living with endometriosis
Study question How do heterosexual couples experience living with endometriosis? Summary answer Our data demonstrate that endometriosis and its management significantly disrupts the lives of both women and men in ...
Treatment decision-making and support needs in heterosexual couples living with endometriosis
Endometriosis impacts upon a range of domains including intimate relationships. However, previous research has focused on the woman at the expense of her partner who may also be negatively affected by the condition and its ...
Assisted reproductive travel: UK patient trajectories.
Crossing borders to create babies: findings from the Transrep study
(Infertility Network UK Magazine, 2012)