This website is intended to provide general and introductory information on endometriosis and the Endometriosis Association for anyone interested in the disease. Nothing on this website is meant to replace the advice of a healthcare professional. The information provided on www.EndometriosisAssn.org is designed to complement, not replace, the relationship between a patient and his/her own physician.
The Endometriosis Association is an international organization of women and families with endo, doctors and scientists, and others interested in exchanging information about the disease, offering mutual support and help to those affected by endo, educating the public and medical community about the disease, and promoting and conducting research related to endo.
The Endometriosis Association, Inc. is designated by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service as a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Donations to the Association are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. The Endometriosis Association (Canada), Inc. is a registered Canadian charity, authorized to issue Canadian tax receipts.
The Association receives donations from individuals, businesses, and foundations, including donations made through the United Way and Community Health Charities. In addition, the Association receives funds from the sales of literature, nutritional supplements, and other items offered in its catalog and virtual cart. The Association may also receive funds from the contracting of its services. The Association receives no funding from the U.S. government.
The publisher of this website is Mary Lou Ballweg, President/Executive Director of the Endometriosis Association. Ms. Ballweg founded the Association, and has been actively involved in the field of endometriosis for more than 30 years. The editor of this website is Carol Drury, Education Program Coordinator/Associate Director of the Endometriosis Association since 2009. Neither Ms. Ballweg nor Ms. Drury is a medical professional. They can be reached at Association Headquarters .
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(This page was last updated on 7-15-11.)