Emma Kemsley

Our feisty and funny endometriosis columnist Emma Kemsley is a born survivor! Her bravely honest and often hilarious column “Emma vs Endo” charts her fight against this debilitating condition. Emma’s keen to point out that she’s working towards finding peace with her body and her symptoms “after spending so long hating my uterus for what it’s put me through”.

One of the goals of this column is to raise awareness of endometriosis. Patients have been misdiagnosed and even told that they’re imagining or exaggerating their symptoms for many years, and many still wait far too long for a diagnosis.

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Part 2 of Emma Vs Endo

Part 2 of Emma Vs Endo

Written by Emma Kemsley Content warning: pregnancy loss, pregnancy scans I wanted to use my first column of 2021 as a time to reflect on the past year. A year that has been the worst for my fertility and endometriosis to...

Part 1 of Emma vs Endo

Part 1 of Emma vs Endo

Part 1 of our painfully honest & sometimes hilarious endometriosis column, following Emma as she battles to make peace with her endometriosis. Emma describes how Endo turned her into “The Walking Dead” in her early 20’s, and why she ended up crawling into the GP...