Actress Kate Bond, singer Halsey, and OB/GYN Dr. Thais Aliabadi share tips on how to diagnose and deal with endometriosis pain.
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.. Thank you for this video, its really hard when you your suffering this kimd of pain, I am 26yrs old i endemetriosis on left and right side with 9cm amd 7cm.. the doctor told to go an operation but sad to say after the operation it come again, then other way is to stop your menstruation amd other words early minoposal, for me its hard because its to early, but theres no other way... until now i havent decide yet i stocks a lot of pain reliever in case of so much pain... your show really helps understand my situation..
Endometriosis is a progesterone deficient, estrogen-dominant state. Gotta fix that part too. IUDs can be inflammatory & cause cramping for some...I have endo and didn't go that route. Bioidentical progesterone.
I got surgically diagnosed with endo when I was 17. My doctor said I was one of the youngest she’d ever seen. The pain started when I was 12 and progressively got worse as the years went by. I would go home crying because of the leg and back pains and numbness of everything. I also suffer from aura migraines which prevents me from taking estrogen birth control which is what my doctor has her patients with endo take to help prevent the endo from coming back as aggressively as it was before surgery, so she suggested her second best option, a shot, but it was $1000/ shot and my insurance wouldn’t cover it, so i had to go on progesterone birth control. I was 17 and had all the major red flag symptoms of endometriosis. The only one I was unsure of was infertility because obviously i’d never tried to get pregnant. Endo is a terrifying, painful chronic disorder and more women need to be aware of it and know that pain with your period isn’t normal.
I had really bad cramps that made stay in bed the first day my period start it. People used to tell me it was normal that after having my first kid the pain will go away. Well it kind of did. It took me 2 yrs to get pregnant again. After I had my 2nd kid I can say the cramps are not that bad anymore, but when I get my period I get some pain with pressure not in my stomach, but in my my vagina. Its that feeling that you get when your opening when your about to have your baby. Plus my legs get so tired. It's been 3 yrs now and haven't been able to get pregnant. I don't have the money to do all this check ups. I wish I could have more babies because I don'T want my kids to be many yrs apart. But I'm also thankful for the 2 I have. I tried not to get upset everytime I see a negative test , but when my kids ask me why don't I have Another baby it gets me really sad.
I was diagnosed when I was 26. While talking with my OBGYN she came to the conclusion that I had been suffering from endometriosis since I was 12. I remember the school telling me I can't call home and I would just lie in the corner of the room in so much pain crying and they would tell me suck it up it's called being a woman.
I think its amazing to bring knowledge about this subject to many women that suffer in silent. I am 35 years and Ive been dealing with this for about as long as I can remember, I was 12 and I remember not being able to go to school because if I got out of bed i woould faint. My pain tolerance is very high becauxe of this, I kept seeing doctors and doctors, eventually I felt like I was loosing my mind. I became depressed, I suffer from anxiety because of this. But the worst part to me is that some of us can't afford to freeze our eggs or get fertility treatments so we just have to childless. I was blessed to have one child she is 16 yrs old. Im scared I wont have more because of this. I still haven't been diagnosed because i have my surgery scheduled for 2 weeks, I already have cysts in my ovaries that block my tubes. I just wished women doctors would be better equipped to deal with this.
I was diagnosed four years after the pain increased in 1994. The laparoscopy was scheduled but took 4 months for my insurance to approve it. Now 29 ob-gyns and 5 re’s, five endo specialists and a botched surgery later I am permanently disabled and in end stage endo. Nothing, absolutely nothing helped. I wear the pain patch 24/7 plus have had Lupron (chemotherapy) shots for 6 months right after being diagnosed but discovered that this toxic medicine didn’t solve things, in fact it made the pain and side effects a million times worse. The tumors inside me mimic cancer, the growth and cell splitting is just like it. They should just call it cancer already, it would create more sympathy between doc and patient. I have been treated so rude by each one of my doctors it’s not cool when we have an incurable painful condition, but to have your own doc tease you and try to minimize your situation is not cool. I have always wanted at least 80 kids!! I’d even be fulfilled with 7, if God would just open my womb like he did with Sarah.......I just turned 50 this year and have been so emotional, not even close to my menopause yet, blood still is like the Red Sea. Pain is still like someone stabbing me with a knife deep in my abdomen and twisting it slowly. Sometimes it creeps up on me, sometimes there is no warning. All are bad. I want it to stop, and see no end in sight unless I die and can be out of this mess. 😰😰
Hello, doctors! Thank you for this video. This was really nice. It's going to help so many people. Keep up the good work. This offers a lot of support to people suffering from it. You're doing an amazing job.
Thank you so much, doctor. This was a really good video. You explained everything amazingly. It's just nice to realize that you aren't alone. And, it's even better to see that there are good people out there. Like, you, who help you through all this. Keep up the superb work!
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Hey, there. It's a really brilliant video. I suffer from this. I know what it's like. Spoiler: It's awful! I'm glad you shared this information. Keep up the brilliant work, guys. Can't thank you enough.
I am 16 years old. I deal with this pain , i throw up , close to passing out, bed ridden. I hAve been with a ogbyn but they cant test me because im “ too young” And not sexually active. They wont look because its too “ invasive “ but i dont care at this point.they have given me birth control which gave me an absurd amount of weight, i grew to fast. I stopped birth control for those reasons and i also have severe stomach issues, i tried to contact the docotord for help, no answer. SOMEONE PLEASE HELP ME , PLEASE DO SOMETHING FOR ME I CANT DEAL WITH THIS ANYMORE.
My first time to hear about endometriosis was in 2012 bc I was diagnosed with it and had a procedure called ablation. Now my endometriosis has come back so severe that I am having a hysterectomy to relieve the pain. It is so sad that you don’t hear that much about endometriosis til you your self has it. There needs to be more awareness about the symptoms of endometriosis bc if not dealt with it could damaging your organs like a kidney and liver.
I’m 15 years old. I first got my period when I was around 12 and for 3 years have been experiencing excruciating pain. Until about 4 months ago I thought it was completely normal to cry when on my period cause the pain was so bad, but then my friends told me they feel nothing when in their periods, so I went to the doctor and she basically told me to suck it up and that everyone experiences the same thing. But she hasn’t seen me every night crying my eyes out 5 days a month. And I don’t usually cry due to pain, I usually do just suck things up. But she did prescribe be a really strong pain killer, and that just basically knocks me out. So yeh I really think I have endometriosis and I’m really not sure what I can do
I'm so happy that I found more people like me. I'm 15 years old and my mom took me to the doctor and a week later I had surgery for it. My doctor said if my mom didn't being me to the doctor when she did that in a year that i wouldn't be able to have kids.
I relate as I got endometriosis at 14 which really changed my life I found I have been debilated while on my period making me miss out on alot of things that a teenager should be doing and watching my friends on snapchat having fun and knowing I was unable to go because of the pain really hurt my already poor mental health due to the fact I have been combating severe anxiety, depression and suicidal thoughts since I was a child.
I would love some insight... I started having really severe pain on the 1st day of my period about 2 years ago (I was 23). So painful that I cannot move anymore. It feels like getting stabbed in the belly and in the back. I usually just curl up into a ball and have to be in bed. It can be so bad that it makes me cry. However, if I take a pill of Ibuprofen just before the pain starts or when it just starts, then it's okay and I can go on with my day. Just to remind you that it all started about 2 years ago and that before that, my period could be a little painful or inconvenient but nothing remotely close to what it is today. I had also stopped taking the birth control pill 6months or 1 year prior the pain started.
Do you think it's endometriosis, should I still go see someone?
Emma Bale i'm not sure but i would go see someone. i have had to stay home multiple times; i almost pass out almost every day; i don't eat for 2 or 3 days on my period. i just started my period today but i have been having cramps for a little over a week now. i definitely think if you have anything that is more than "normal" that you should be getting checked out.
I have had like 3 times I wanted to go to the Er but with a sleeping 2 year old I just suck it up and force myself to sleep I got unofficial diagnosed a couple of months ago I don’t wanna go on bc and she didn’t wanna do the surgery to officially diagnose it!! But it’s getting worse and worse and it affects me so strongly with my emotions I want 2-3 more kids I wanted to be a surrogate this has the potentially stealing all my dreams I had for my life
Join the Facebook group "Nancy's Nook Endometriosis Education." Lots of good info there. Be sure to look in the files section for the list of excision doctors - they have a lot of experience treating endo.
Women's issues are never taken seriously. I have PMDD which is server form of PMS. No one would listen to me. It wasn't until my husband said something wasn't right that I got help. He has been my biggest support and even came to the doctors office to help me explain my issues and to make sure I got the help I needed.
Man I felt that when they were talking about the period thing
I was in so much pain on my period that sometimes I couldn't move
Like I was physically unable to move
So uh yeah it was pretty obvious I had to get it checked out lol
19cm endometrioma right here. I never had symptoms until it was close to rupturing and sending debilitating pain throughout my entire body... thankfully my ER ultrasounds were read quickly by a doctor, and a whole team called me back to the hospital at 2am and took the mass out... the endometrioma was nearly 10 pounds and required a C-section incision to remove
what can I do if I've been dealing with this for 23yrs? This has been going on since I was 10yrs old and blown off by all doctors I went to. I'm 33 almost 34 and no longer have health insurance. I'm going to college to become a radiologist but the pain has become so intense I can take it anymore. I wrote to the show cause I really need help bad but I haven't heard anything. I don't know what its like to not have the pain. I've tried everything for the pain but gets worse. Please I'm desperate for help. I want to finish college and get that awesome job not lay in bed feeling miserable all the time
Chelsea Fricke I’m glad that it wasn’t bad for you but it is different for every one. There are many degrees of severity, and the pain can also depend on where it has leaked into your body and where the scar tissue is. If it is pulling on or ripping organs. And you will alway have it. There is always a chance it will come back after surgery. There is no cure. Please be empathetic towards others who has had it much worse than you.
I don't have Endometriosis, at least I don't think so, but I can't function without birth control. I was fortunate enough to have access to it early, thanks Planned Parenthood. I tried going off it in college, because I had been on it for about five years at the time and I wasn't sure if I was accurately remembering the pain, bloating, nausea, fatigue, and heavy bleeding. Literally one month off and I was dragging my behind back to the health center. The amount of pain killers I would go through, just to be somewhat present had to be worse than anything I could experience on the pill. Without birth control I literally can't sleep on my period the pain is so bad.
Thank you Halsey! I'm 60 years old and realize now that I suffered for a reason. My generation was told "that's just part of being a woman!" So glad women these days are being recognized and given explanations."!!
My doctors claim it's hard to spot as it can move around so much so I just live with the pain it the pain also make my butt feel like it on fire. Horrible illness endometriosis. My doctor also says to get back on birth control as apparently it helps with the pain but they not sure why, however what if I want to try to get pregnant one day as birth control can make it even harder to fall pregnant and I'm 38 this year as if age ,endometriosis and birth control are all against me getting pregnant!!
I'm so happy to see them bringing attention to this. So many women suffer horribly and are told they need to women up. I have been told my countless doctors in the past that I'm being dramatic because of hemorrhaging and severe pain. Once you end up in the er getting a blood transfusion the doctors and nurses act like you're careless for letting it get that bad when in reality your primary doctor and ob/gyn are the ones who told you that you were over exaggerating your pain and bleeding. You can't win most of the time in the US where doctors mistakes are the 3rd leading cause of death.
I have extremely painful periods, I always missed school, and now work, and I have ended up in the emergency room multiple times because of horrific pain.. It runs in my family too and I’m still waiting here undiagnosed
So ive recently been diagnosed with endo and its been terrifying because my treatment options are limited because i have a mood disorder. We never caught it before because my birth control pills were helping but then there was a brand switch that i didnt react well to so i had to stop taking it and my body just started going back to the horrible pain it was in before.
They wont do an iud because last time it was placed wrong and i got sepsis and almost died. Most hormonal birth controls mess me up mentally and there a 6 month long treatment that they say works but my doctor said isnt a good option for me because it'll mess with my hormones and make me irritable and make my life difficult for those months. So honestly im scared right now.
Im 24 and just trying to figure my life out
Wait when I was in my teens or early twenties I suffered the same she just described it. I couldn’t go to school and if I did I would clasped on the flour to the point I had to be carried. But now I’m 27 I’ve noticed my period pains are not that much painful anymore. I did went to the doctors , they told me it will go away as I grow older and it came true. I’m confused can somebody please explain. I’m worried.
I'm forty nine years old, have two grown sons, and I have had excruciating periods since I was in high school. For two days of my cycle I have to stay home and rest for part of the day. I also can't take ibuprofen anymore because it causes severe gastrointestinal pains. The good news is last year I discovered some Chinese herbs that have reduced my bleeding, pain, breast tenderness, and my uterine cysts have shrunk quite a bit. If anyone wants to know the brand and company let me know.
Yes I would love to share. The pills I take are from China. They are called Gui Zhi Fu Ling Wan. I order them online along with a few other formulas for pain and arthritis. They work really well. The brand on the bottle says Millennia. Distributed by UPC Medical Supplies, Inc.
Sheri Hartshorn hello, can I ask what the medicine is that shrunk your uterine cysts? I have 2 cysts, ovarian and emdometrial and I don't want to do the surgery my gyno is recommending as I want to explore all avenues before going down that route. The first time I took duphaston, it got rid of my 1st cyst. These two however grew this time around with the duphaston treatment. Appreciate if you can share.
Halsey is gorgeous. This is so eye-opening. Since i got my period at 14, my periods were so painful to the point where i couldn't even walk and if i tried to get up for painkillers or something, I would pass out from the pain. I missed so much school in high school because of it. I've been in so much pain from my periods that I've actually thrown up. And it's weird because my periods are so painful but I barely bleed at all. Luckily, I've been on birth control since i was 14 and that's managed my pain better, but I still worry that I have an underlying issue like endometriosis because of how much pain my period causes naturally.
Not sure anyone will see my comment but here we go. I have stage 4 endometriosis. I was diagnosed in 2006 and have had 8 surgeries from 2010 until last January 2017. I was also born with two uterus, two cervix and I have one kidney. The Mayo clinic in Rochester Minnesota saved my life, the first time and removed my blocked right uterus and right cervix. I just quit a form of chemotherapy, yes it is chemotherapy and you NEED to thoroughly research this option PLEASE before you even consider it, for 8 months called Lupron. I consider myself one of the lucky ones however, it almost legitimately took my life. I was physically gravely ill. Literally could not eat, took a bite of a cracker and would instantly get sick so for the last 3 months I survived off of boost and ensure shakes. I lost consciousness and stopped breathing constantly. It not only made me physically ill but it rotted my mind; mentally, emotionally and spiritually. IF you decide to do this, because it did put me in remission and after having a miscarriage in January 2016 I am now almost 3 months pregnant with a healthy pregnancy, you absolutely need to get evaluated first mentally and emotionally. I also have PTSD and anxiety from multiple physical assaults and a rape that happened to me in July 2016. I had a plan and a date to end my life and had I not quit Lupron I absolutely would not be alive today. I consider myself "lucky" because I am pregnant and the only mental side effect that stuck around is severe memory loss. It's like Lupron sucked the brain cells out of my head and made me dumber than a box of rocks however the suicidal ideations, the severe depression..both of which I had never ever dealt with in my life, stopped immediately for me. It does not for others. I don't know how other states handle this. I am from a small town in upstate New York however I'm currently in New Mexico because my husband is active duty military. Both states pushed Lupron onto me like it was nothing. I'm reading comments in here saying "I think I have endo" "I'm going to my doctor" and they *may* persuade you to do this treatment. I am begging you, if your doctor wants you on this..*please* *please* research the statistics, join the "Lupron victims" Facebook group and read through the testimonials. If you do go through with it, absolutely do not allow your doctor to put you through it for longer than 6 months. Mine wanted me on it for a *year* and at most you're not supposed to go over 6 and I would *highly* recommend also taking add back. I may have osteoporosis, the bone crushing, excruciating pain has not stopped either. If you have more questions, concerns or just want to talk about this.. please don't hesitate to message me. My Instagram is xo.AmySarah.xo Stay strong 💙
I have endometriosis and I was told I would never have children after the surgery a month later I got pregnant with my daughter I had many complications with all 3 of my pregnancies the pain and the misdiagnosis were the worst part.
I had the same thing happen, but I found out I had a life threatening Arrhythmia. I was in Bijeminy, and everybody told me it was anxiety or it was all in my head. It's so sad what these doctors will tell you, and are so quick to blame anxiety and whatnot. It's horrible. I'm glad you got a diagnosis and found someone who beieved you and took you seriously. <3
I'm 14 years old and I started my period when I was 9 years old in the fourth grade which was really difficult...about two years after I started to get really painful periods to the point where I get cold sweats light-headed and I have to sit down and try not to move I went to the hospital and they told me I had an ovarian cyst but that I was going to be ok and surgery wouldn't be on option because I was only 12 or 13 I've been taking birth control and It hasn't helped the doctor said just to give it another try but nothing has helped and I'm scared so I went to another OB-GYN and told me the cyst should have ruptured a long time ago so I might have endometriosis but for now she only making me take birth control so I could four times a year I don't know what to do 💔
I had my left ovary removed this January and my OB found a ton of endo in and on my uterus, thankfully she removed it but I know it can come back. I thought that my pain was just normal because my mom had severe pain during her periods as well. Turns out it wasn’t normal 🤷🏻♀️ I would usually skip work/school once or twice a month because of the pain.
I've been struggling with my endometriosis for nine years, and watching this actually made me tear up. Please please please keep spreading this message, more people need to know that suffering this way isn't normal.
It’s really incredible that Halsey is talking about this. I think I may have self diagnosed myself a bit I suffer from all the symptoms... I have ended up not going to school and going to the ER because of pain, I’ve been to the doctors about it and they just say take this pill over and over again, meanwhilr I’ve been in having excruciating pain for 7 years and they just say “yeah I’m glad I don’t have periods” like um thanks so helpful
i am not diagnosed officially. but i have every symptom. Excruciating cramps, painful sex at times, very irregular periods (sometimes every two weeks, then it would go away for a month and a half. sometimes 3 day periods other times 8 whole days) fainting, and vomiting and adding the fact im anemic, especially on my period made things very difficult for me. so ive already pretty much diagnosed myself. i have brought it up to my doctor multiple times and each time it was lazily dismissed and they recommended me new birth control. it never helped. i felt so frustrated and overlooked until finally i was able to reach my old family doctor and tell her about my symptoms (and my mom having similar ones, she knew what to do.) and she prescribed me a "slightly experimental" drug for endo symptoms. the drug, commonly used for pregnant woman, is called apro naproxen. ever since being prescribed my menstrual pain has virtually been diminished if not completely. in combination with birth control, my periods are now regular and feel relatively normal. but i still yearn for a real diagnosis and i want to know if i can have kids of my own. i know women in the past who are diagnosed but still were able to give birth. but not all are so lucky. i went to my doctor (a different one cause she was on vacation) and she told me i would need to get SURGERY to just DIAGNOSE my pain. and i was like whaT?? really? and til this day i am still dismissed wherever i go and everyone refuses to give me an ultrasound. it breaks my heart. but i hope one day i will get real answers
Genevieve Leclair I have all the symptoms except fainting and rarely throw up. I tell my doctor's every time I see them and they always dismiss it because of my weight. Literally any and everything would be "oh it's because of your body fat percentage" like WTF. I don't have any other issues that people of my body fat experience yet, if I have a migraine or bad periods it's because I'm overweight? I can't stand doctor's today. It makes it even worse when they assume because of either my weight or race that I just give my kids Kool aid and sugary drinks all the time when my house is always stacked with nothing but water.
Scureena Chy No it will not help. Uterine cells can grow anywhere outside the uterus. Before you do an invasive procedure please do ALL your homework. Many women have no uterus and still have Endometriosis. It's not only uterus related. Every case is unique.
Amy I know it's not a cure, and my endometriosis is very mild, so there could be a chance of it actually helping me, since I can't have kids anyways it will still be my last resort of the possibility of having a total hysterectomy and oophorectomy, I know my options and I always talk to my husband and family about anything that I do. Thank you
It's the same way with me and dogs, I grew up with my mom fostering dogs from animal shelters and the bigger ones like great Pyrenees and boxers that jump up and hit my stomach was so so painful, so i get it. I hope everything goes well for you too :)
Pleasantly Pastel oh how I understand I'm a medical assistant at a pediatric urgent care, and having kids kick you, and punch you in the stomach makes you want to fall to the floor and cry, but my obgyn wanted to refer me to a urologist and endocrinologist as well, but hysterectomy might be my last resort, but I wish the best of luck.
The doctor was spot on with her 3 red flags. I'm so happy she has gotten some help with her pain. Treatment has really come a long way since the early 90's when I was diagnosed. Periods should not be excruciatingly painful, so don't ignore it in yourself or your daughter. Don't suffer in silence and think this is just what a period is suppose to feel like.
I'm 100 percent sure I've found out what I've had for soooooo long! I went to the gyno and they couldn't even tell me what was wrong, they only checked for ovarian cysts. My heart goes out to everyone who is having fertility issues. I'm lucky enough to have had my son, and now the symptoms are less to none because of an IUD.
I have to appalled Halsey for standing up and telling her story. I have lost two children and I have two children and I had to have a hysterectomy at age 28 due to this. So many Women suffer and are ashamed to speak up about it.
Ablation? No! You need excision of endometriosis, not an ablation. You need an excision specialist. Ablation helps to spread endometriosis cells. Excision is the gold standard. You have to take the disease from it's root not just the surface, like it happens w ablation.
Endo is a real bitch, my period comes every 21 days like clockwork and I know that for 3 days straight I am going to be in severe pain where I can't even physically move. I've blacked out from the pain before so I know what she is talking about. I had surgery and nothing changed. Sadly they try to say your only other option is birth control and my body does not tolerate any of them that I have tried...if I don't have severe nausea then it affects me mentally and makes my depression and anxiety 100 times worse. Endometriosis has made it impossible for me to keep a job since I can't call in sick 3 for 3 days every month.
Took me till 38/39 to be diagnosed. And that was only because an ultrasound picked up a bladder mass. The urologist who did my cytoscopy had no idea what he was seeing. A 4cm square was removed from the inside of my bladder wall....pathology showed endometrial and endocervical cells. Comments of interstitial cystitis was also noted. Yet in the previous year I had a gynae registrar dismiss my bladder and bowel symptoms as psychosomatic!!! 3 days before my surgery with the urologist I had another gynae team tell me that his and his supervisors decision was I didn't have enough symptoms of endometriosis to warrant the risk of investigation! I kid you not.
In my mid 20s my Dr's attitude to me missing work due to severe period pain and nausea was that being on the pill would control it from growing. That nothing needed to be done in the way of investigation unless I was trying for a baby and had difficulties. I'm so angry at the missed diagnosis opportunities and what it's cost me. If I'd seen a private gynaecologist rather than the free hospital clinic this could have been managed so much differently and better.
Fact. Dr's questions are too rigid to determine if endometriosis is present.
Fact. Not everyone has difficulty with sex causing pain.
Fact. Pain is only one symptom. It shouldn't be the sum total in a decision. Sure I had painful periods but I didn't miss work the way I missed school when younger.
Fact. When someone describes needing to empty their bladder and wind up with bowel spasms something is very very wrong. Especially when someone reports seeing blood on the paper after wiping their behind. It's not just down to straining without an examination.
I could go on so much. Hopefully there are better tools a Dr cam use in a few years that cuts down the time to diagnosis. Even a treatment for it that works more effectively. There's no point in a woman being told she needs to conceive but the contraceptive pill is the only way to keep it at bay.
I faint due to the pain during my period, everytime i have to vomit, get this body fatigue, tiredness and faint also sleep because of the severe pain, my body is weak afte the pain is like i've been through a fight or a surgery i get tired and unable to move and after waking up it feels like i just took punchs in my uteru literally, sometime i go to hospital to take pain killers and shoots, and of course my day offs from work due too the unusual pain, i'm 23 years old and my period times is unstable sometimes it's 10 sometimes 15 days sometimes i get it only after a week between each period and it's always heavy, i've done every medical test out there and no answer some said its bladder infection and I took the medicines needed for that but nothing changed so idk lf i might have this but idk how to make sure?
Marwa Mt keep searching and trying to find a doc that will help you, and let them know thoroughly of all your symptoms, that you think you may have endo, etc, until you find one that takes you seriously
Why do people bring up coke in the comments ? We're talking about endometriosis here, that has nothing to do with drugs ! It's like if you tell me that you broke your foot and I answer "Bet smoking weed is not helping" like wtf ! Coke has nothing to do with endometriosis ! And also, y'all need to stop being so naive, drugs are very very common in the music industry ! Probably the majority of the artists you hear on the radio do drugs so blaming Halsey for doing drugs is like blaming a college student for skipping lectures, it's in no way a good thing but everybody does it, so you can't blame only one person for it ! The music industry is a complete different world from our reality and it's very easy to get caught up in an unhealthy lifestyle. It's sad and I'm in no way saying coke is great and stuff, I'm just saying that if you don't like Halsey it's fine but don't go and say she's a bad person for doing drugs when your favorite artist probably does the same !
You're right! It's funny because cocaine was once used as pain medication.. it wouldn't make her endometriosis worse, it would actually probably dull the pain. Though it's not good for one's body when used frequently. Also weed would probably help her too. Some people are so misinformed about marijuana and a lot of other recreational drugs, there's a huge negative stigma around them when it's really not THAT bad. Some pharmaceuticals are even worse.
Lmao yeah I know what cocaine is, thanks ! But what does that have to do with endometriosis though ? Like why do people bring it up here and now, this is a video where Halsey is doing something great, she's raising awareness about something important and all people do is talk about the fact that she's done cocaine, what's the point ? It's off topic !
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