Take Control of Your Life This International Women’s Day!

“I raise up my voice – not so I can shout, but so that those without a voice can be heard. We cannot succeed when half of us are held back.”
– Malala Yousafzai, Pakistani activist and youngest Nobel Prize laureate

As women’s health providers, International Women’s Day is a special time of the year where we […]

March 8th, 2018|

How Fibroid Pain Affects Your Lower Back and Legs

Michelle has had heavy periods with bad cramps since her teenage years. She was told that her period would change as she got older and the pain and heavy flow would ease—the opposite turned out to be true for Michelle. Now in her thirties, it wasn’t uncommon for her to miss two or three days […]

Why Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE) is the Gold Standard in Fibroid Treatment

Uterine fibroids are the most the common tumor of the female reproductive tract. If you are one of the many women who suffer from uterine fibroids and are confused or worried about what treatment you should have, it’s important to know your options. There are risks involved in any medical procedure, as well as other […]

Do You Have an Irregular Period?

Do you have an irregular period? Some are blessed with a light and barely noticeable flow, but others are not so lucky. Irregular, abnormal, painful, inconvenient, stressful, messy—these are all words that many women, just like you, have used to describe their monthly period.

While abnormal bleeding and irregular periods may seem common, they can be […]

October 30th, 2017|

What Your Irregular Period can Tell You about Your Uterine Health

Marie remembers having a pretty regular period, every 27 to 28 days, lasting for six days. Her flow was heavy at times, but not unbearable. Sometimes, she had mild cramping, but compared to her friends growing up, she was lucky. As she got older, however, she noticed her periods were becoming more irregular—she knew something […]

Life Before and After Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE)

All of her adult life, Kate knew the heavy pain and bleeding she experienced during her periods wasn’t right. She just never had the courage to say anything about it. She suffered alone for years. Finally, after missing work for two days in a row, a friend called to check on her. Kate told her […]

You Don’t Need a Hysterectomy to Treat Your Fibroids

Many women are afraid of facing their uterine fibroids simply because they are not ready to have a hysterectomy. Some are afraid of surgery, recovery times, and the costs involved. Others are still considering having children one day and are not ready to take away that opportunity.

Here’s the good news: You don’t need a hysterectomy […]

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