My name is Katherine Berkoh
Founder – Endometriosis Foundation Ghana. (Sufferer).
My own battle with the disorder seems to have occupied most of my life. Period pains were normal, I was told, and if I seemed to suffer more than most, it must be because I had a “low pain threshold”. At 14 years old, I had severe menstrual pain actively and began to seek for a diagnosis since I ended up in hospital each month. It was a struggle I couldn’t understand what was happening to me and felt weird. All my friends had theirs with no hustle yet I was in so much agony. My mother (Late Mrs. Comfort Berkoh) would panic when the time of the month got