Spring is well under way and with spring comes that time of the year–spring cleaning. Gain some tips on how you can make your home a healthier place for you and your family this spring cleaning season.
Dr. Bruce McLucas, founder of the Fibroid Treatment Collective, joined Dominique Diprimia of KJLH on the Front Page morning show April 3rd to talk about fibroids and the non-surgical treatment option, Uterine Fibroid Embolization. In addition to talking about fibroids, he spoke with many patients that had fibroid questions. With Fibroid Awareness Week fast approaching, this [...]
Endometriosis is a female health disorder that occurs when cells from the lining of the uterus grow in other areas of the body. This can lead to pain, irregular bleeding, and problems becoming pregnant. Every month, a woman’s ovaries produce hormones that tell the cells lining the uterus to swell and get thicker. The body [...]
Today’s career-oriented woman is waiting longer to get pregnant. This may serve as a benefit to her career life, but what about her biological time clock? Rest assured, although most women hit their fertility peak in their 20’s, most healthy women who get pregnant after the age of 35 and even into their 40s have [...]
My mother had a complete hysterectomy at 45 because of fibroids. My sister also recently had a hysterectomy. She only had 1 fibroid but she said that she couldn’t stand the symptoms of her fibroids. Now I am facing the same problem. Is this a hereditary? As far as research has shown, fibroids are not [...]
I think I may have abnormal menstrual bleeding, but what does it consist of and can fibroids be causing this problem for me? You may be experiencing abnormal uterine bleeding if you change pads or tampons more often than every one or two hours, or having a period that lasts over seven days. Uterine bleeding [...]
Want to avoid the hormonal swings associated with traditional fibroid surgeries? Look to UFE!
Does a fibroid equal cancer? Read on to learn the relationship between the two and how fibroids can be treated successfully.
Ever used the rhythm method as a way to either get pregnant or dodge the bullet? Read inside to find out how this method may not be as effective as you may think.
Looking to increase your likeliness of getting pregnant? Familiarize yourself with methods that will allow you to predict your fertility days.