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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 […]

Are Fibroids Bringing You Down? We Can Help!

Are you planning a fun Friday evening with family or friends? We really hope you aren’t cancelling your plans due to painful and heavy menstrual periods. One of the most common causes of heavy, prolonged or painful menstruation is uterine fibroids; a condition that affects millions of women in their reproductive years.

Even though fibroids are […]

Fibroids? Let’s Be In Control Of Your Body Again This Labor Day!

This Labor Day weekend reminds us of the historical contributions of working women from working in factories, to teaching students, to healthcare. In 1880s Labor Day was declared as a “Working Man’s” or “Working Woman’s” holiday.

Before the Civil War, in the early and mid-1860s, women were considered delicate creature who should only be concerned with […]

Study Reveals Underutilization Of Non-Surgical Fibroid Treatment Options

Millions of women of child bearing age get fibroids every year. Although non-cancerous, these muscular growths of the uterus can adversely affect a woman’s quality of life. According to a large nationwide study conducted by the Society of Interventional Radiology, annual scientific meeting, 2017, Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE) is vastly underutilized, compared to hysterectomy. The […]

How These Women Changed Their Lives After UFE?

Fibroids are the most common tumor of the female reproductive tract. Although benign fibroids can cause many painful symptoms such as painful and prolonged menstruation, bleeding between periods, frequent urination, pelvic pain or pressure, constipation or bloating. If left untreated these symptoms may lead to anemia (iron deficiency) due to loss of blood during menstruation […]

What Is The Difference Between Fibroids and Endometriosis?

There are several causes of pelvic pain including fibroids and endometriosis. Some of the symptoms for each of these conditions are similar or even the same, but these are two different conditions. Endometriosis is a painful, chronic disease which occurs when the inner lining of the (endometrium) starts growing outside the uterus. Fibroids are muscular […]