Endometriosis is a chronic and painful disease that affects an estimated 1 in 10 women of reproductive age.
What made you want to start first speaking out about your experience with the disease?
I realized that so many women have endometriosis and don’t even realize it, and 1 in 10 women do and so it was sort of a wake up call of like, "I can actually use this to help people."What has the response been like since sharing your journey?
Dance styles included Salsa, Rumba, Foxtrot, Tango and Jazz.
(Photo by Adam Taylor/ABC via Getty Images)DANCING WITH THE STARS - 'Episode 1906' - International superstar Pitbull returned to the ballroom and for the first time joined Julianne Hough, Carrie Ann Inaba and Bruno Tonioli as a guest judge MONDAY, OCTOBER 20 (- p.m., ET) on 'Dancing with the Stars.' Pitbull kicked-off the night with a steamy performance of his hit single 'Fireball' followed by the nine remaining celebrities performing to a mix of his hits and personal favorite songs.
We caught up with the star this month at Blog Her Health, where she shared the story of her journey with endometriosis through a new campaign called Speak ENDO.
See what she had to say about not letting a disease slow her down, what married life is like and what's on the horizon for 2018 below!