Medical research funding to accelerate action on endometriosis – Media Release

The Australian Government will provide $2.5 million in medical research funding as part of the first-ever national approach to combat endometriosis.

Medical research is a key element of the National Action Plan for Endometriosis, which is focused on providing much needed support for women who face this often misunderstood medical condition.

It is estimated that one in ten Australian women experience this debilitating condition, where uterine tissue grows on the fallopian tubes, the ovaries or tissue lining the pelvis or other parts of the body.

Read Full Media Release from Australian Government Department of Health