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Could fibroids be responsible for my heavy bleeding?

March 3, 2015

Ah, periods: one of the great joys of being a woman, right? (I’m kidding, obviously.) Bleeding for several days out of every month is generally inconvenient, often messy, and not at all fun… But it is a fact of life.   Read more…

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Fibroids’ 5 Most Common Symptoms

January 6, 2015

Uterine fibroids are more common than you may think: various studies have shown the incidence of fibroids in women of reproductive age to be anywhere from 50%to more than 80%! That level of prevalence may seem surprising, given how little   Read more…

What are the Warning Signs of Uterine Fibroids?

April 15, 2014

Fibroids of the uterus are very common, with between a quarter and one half of women in their reproductive years believed to have fibroids. Not all of these fibroids will be detected, as they vary greatly in size, ranging from   Read more…

Symptoms of Fibroids | Learn the Telltale Signs of Uterine Fibroids

January 22, 2014

Learn the Telltale Symptoms of Fibroids The wall of your uterus, or the myometrium, is made of smooth, muscular tissue, which is strong enough to support the weight of a baby and the amniotic fluid supporting the new life among   Read more…

Fibroid Pain | Options for Uterine Fibroid Pain Relief

January 16, 2014

Managing Fibroid Pain: Your Options for Pain Relief and Treatment Uterine fibroids, also known as myomas, fibromyomas and leiomyomas, are small growths that occur in and on the muscle tissue of your uterus. They can be so small they cannot   Read more…

What are the symptoms of fibroid tumors?

July 10, 2013

Ask any woman who has experienced the symptoms of uterine fibroid tumors, and she will tell you what a toll it can take on your everyday life, making simple daily activities almost impossible to perform. That’s why it is important   Read more…

When To Worry About Heavy Menstrual Bleeding

June 6, 2013

Menorrhagia, or heavy menstrual bleeding, is something many women face at one time or another. Heavy menstrual bleeding is defined as having a period that lasts over a week or bleeding so much the person must change their feminine napkin   Read more…

A Fibroid Patient’s Symptoms

June 3, 2013

What are some symptoms indicating you may have fibroids? Watch this video to hear one women’s story of how she discovered she had fibroids, and what problems started to arise prompting her to see a doctor. In this case, we   Read more…

Symptoms of Fibroids

April 23, 2013

Fibroids are benign tumors formed from smooth muscle tissue that originate in the uterus. They are also known as myoma, fibromyoma or uterine leiomyoma. They typically surface in women aged 30 to 40 and in various sizes, quantities and locations   Read more…

Fibroid Pain – How To Cope

April 16, 2013

Fibroids are the most common type of pelvic growth, affecting up to 30 percent of women at some time in their lives. As fibroids grow differently in every woman, treatments differ in every person. The amount of fibroid pain does   Read more…

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