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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Fibroids, also known as uterine myomas and leiomyomas, are a common ailment for women. They can range in size from a millimeter to a pumpkin! The good news is they are non-cancerous and treatable.
If you have or think you have fibroids, don’t be alarmed. Most women experience them at some point in their life. Visit […]
Fibroids are one of the most common tumors of the female reproductive tract. Although benign, fibroids can sometimes present many painful and challenging symptoms affecting the quality of work, sex and social life of women. These are some of the most important questions every woman of reproductive age needs to ask themselves.
What are the symptoms […]
July is fibroid awareness month and reminds us of the beginning of a great era of awareness and freedom of treatment options for women suffering from uterine fibroids. Tanika Gray, broadcast journalist, communications professional is the founder and executive director of The White Dress Project. Tanika, herself suffered from uterine fibroids from a early age. […]
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 […]