Fibroids

African American Women And Uterine Fibroids: Why More Awareness Is Needed To Overcome This Health Disparity-Term Life | Med Log

African American women are nearly three times more likely to develop uterine fibroids and suffer with severe symptoms like heavy menstrual bleeding, anemia, and pelvic pain. From interfering with daily activities to negatively affecting intimate relationships, fibroids have a much more dramatic impact on black women in comparison to women of other races. Given these...

Endometriosis: 20 things every woman (and every doctor) should know

1. Pregnancy is not a cure for endometriosis. Being pregnant may provide temporary relief from symptoms but it does not cure the condition. So ignore people who tell you different. 2. You do not have this because you decided not to breed in your early 20s. Delaying pregnancy is not a cause of endometriosis. FacebookTwitterPinterest ‘Delaying pregnancy is not...

NIGERIAN FOODS THAT FIGHT FIBROIDS & ENDOMETRIOSIS-Term Life

All indications now show that a better approach to solving most medical challenges, including fibroid and endometriosis,  is through diet. Medical researchers from all over the world have confirmed how humans develop different kinds of ailments through food consumption and also how changing diet can also be the solution. This is a better approach...

10 Diet Rules to Reduce Fibroids Growth

Fibroids are the tumors and they grow in the uterus cavity or on the wall of the uterus. Estrogen and progesterone hormonal imbalance is responsible for growth of fibroids. Complications of Fibroids growth: Fibroids cause you mild to severe painful periods… Fibroids could cause infertility… Fibroids could block your fallopian tubes… In rare cases, fibroids can...

5 Effective Treatments To Cure Uterine Fibroids During Pregnancy

If you are planning your pregnancy or already expecting, then there are many health related matters that you might be worried about. One such worry is the fear of developing uterine fibroids and wondering whether they are cancerous. While some studies suggest uterine fibroids to pose threat for pregnancy in the first trimester, others suggest...

8 Ways to Heal or Prevent Fibroids-Term Life

Fibroids are extremely common. In fact, about 75 percent of women experience them at some point in their lives. (1) Ranging in size from a few millimeters to the size of watermelons, fibroids are responsible for more than 200,000 hysterectomies each year. What are fibroids? They’re non-cancerous tumors found within the uterine walls, often resulting in a change in the...

80 percent of women have fibroids, and they are no joke

If you have a uterus, it’s time to read up on fibroids Sara Bareilles showed her big-time bravery after her recent surgery to remove a large fibroid from her uterus. No, it wasn’t just the fact that she had the surgery — it’s a relatively uncomplicated outpatient procedure — but rather the fact that she’s...

9 Facts About Fibroid Tumors Every Woman Should Know-Term Life

Up to 70 percent of us are likely to get them in our lifetime. Raise your hand if you know anything about uterine fibroids. Bueller? Bueller? While uterine fibroids aren’t standard info covered in Women’s Bodies 101, they should be: Up to 70 percent of all women are likely to get them in their lifetime....

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