About 80% of black women will develop fibroids within their lifetime. We are 2 to 3 times more likely than our white counterparts to be … [Read more...] about Pregnant With Fibroids? 6 Facts You Need To Know
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It’s no mystery that Black women have been hit the hardest by fibroids. According to recent research published in The International Journal … [Read more...] about Fibroids and Pregnancy Loss: Breaking Through Despair, And Finding Hope
When July rolls around, I am painfully reminded that it is Fibroids Awareness Month. I am one of the 90 percent of Black women affected by … [Read more...] about Fibroids & Infertility: 2 Things Every Black Woman Should Know
Maybe you’re thinking your metabolism is malfunctioning or maybe you’re just too old to have a six-pack. Have you ever considered that your … [Read more...] about Fibroids: When Your Pudge Just Won’t Budge!
“Hysterectomy was the only option my doctor gave me.” As a physician who has spent my career treating uterine fibroids without surgery … [Read more...] about Freedom From Fibroids Without A Hysterectomy
Dr. Linda Bradley of the Fibroid and Menstrual Disorders Center, Cleveland Clinic, sat down with us to explain the link between uterine … [Read more...] about What Is The Link Between Uterine Fibroids & Fertility? (Video)
Black women have been faced with the very real danger of being diagnosed with uterine fibroids for many years now, but experts are saying … [Read more...] about What Black Women Need To Know About Fibroids
Fibroids are benign muscular tumors that grow in the wall of the uterus. They can be as small as seeds or as big as grapefruits causing a … [Read more...] about Uterine Fibroids, Have You Had Your Check Up?
If you are not talking about fibroids with your daughter, you could be condemning her to a lifetime of ignorance and fibroid … [Read more...] about Mothers, Are You Talking To Your Daughters About Fibroids?
African-American women are disproportionately affected by uterine fibroids. We are three times more likely to have fibroids and tumors … [Read more...] about Fibroids & Black Women: What You Should Know Before Treatment
BDO: What are some of the newer treatments for fibroids? Dr. Linda Bradley: The new treatment options are many fold and I would say … [Read more...] about New Treatment Alert: I Have Fibroids; I Have Options
BDO: Can fibroids grow back after they've been removed? Dr. Linda Bradley: So, fibroid recurrence is common. Up to 25% of women have … [Read more...] about Can Uterine Fibroids Come Back Once Removed?
BDO: Who is more likely to grow fibroids? Dr. Linda Bradley: The major risk factors for women having fibroids and women who are still … [Read more...] about Am I at Risk for Fibroids?