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State Sen. Klein, Padma Lakshmi of ‘Top Chef’ raise endometriosis awareness

Endometriosis typically causes painful cramps, a long or

Endometriosis typically causes painful cramps, a long or heavy period and lower back or abdominal pain. The disorder occurs when tissue that normally lines the inside of the uterus, the endometrium, grows outside the uterus. (Credit: News 12)

A Bronx state senator and a reality TV chef teamed up Monday to raise awareness for endometriosis.

Endometriosis typically causes painful cramps, a long or heavy period and lower back or abdominal pain. The disorder occurs when tissue that normally lines the inside of the uterus, the endometrium, grows outside the uterus.

Padma Lakshmi, of “Top Chef,” says she has been a victim of the...

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