I’m a lesbian and I’ve just been told that I might have endometriosis. My girlfriend is scared to have sex with me in case it makes things worse or she hurts me! Would it make a difference if I had sex?

Two Beautiful Women Lying Down with PillowSome woman may experience pain or “pressure” with sexual intercourse, but many do not. We recommend that you tell your partner that you will let her know if you are uncomfortable during sexual activity. Having sex will not make the endometriosis worse, if you have it.