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Fibroid Fighters

The Fibroid Fighters Foundation is a public welfare organization created to advance the cause of women’s’ health and the safe and effective treatment of uterine fibroids.

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Understanding Fibroids

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Your Health

Multi-Facted Approach

Our Mission

By developing a collaborative partnership with fellow patients and physicians, we’re fostering a supportive relationship where informed women have proactive conversations with trusted healthcare providers on a regular basis. As a patient-founded organization, our unique insights layered with a unique mix of virtual and in-person outreach drives exponential change.

Awareness, education, and access to care are all needed to make a tremendous difference in a woman’s quality of life. Together we need to make talking about menstrual health and fertility a part of normal health care.

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Shay Johnson's Story

Actress Shay Johnson was terrified every time she thought of the word "Fibroids." She separated herself from her family and friends while trying to deal with the symptoms herself. She finally was made aware of treatment options that helped her to live a normal life.

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Everyone’s personal journey with fibroids can serve as a source of motivation and hope for other women suffering from similar conditions.
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Recent Blog Posts

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08/01/2022

‘Hysterectomies Aren’t Our Only Option’: Cynthia Bailey, Miss Diddy, Kym Lee King and More Gather To Raise Fibroid Awareness

THE GOAL IS TO FIND REAL SOLUTIONS WITH MUCH BETTER OUTCOMES. There’s a common ailment that unites a specific group of people that not enough people are talking about. There’s

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05/17/2022

Emotional Causes of Fibroids

Do you ever wonder about the emotional side effects of fibroids? With spring ready to spread warmth and chirping birds, some may think seasonal depression is gone for the year.

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05/03/2022

Your Guide to Fibroids After Pregnancy

You’ve just given birth, and you are concerned about how your fibroids may change postpartum. Fibroids, which are noncancerous tumors, often shrink after pregnancy. In one study, researchers found that,

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Whether you want to be prepared for the start of your period, plan for travel or, simply monitor your cycle, our quick period calendar should be able to help.
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Fibroid Fighters at event in new York for Fibroid Awareness Month
08/08/2022

New York Gala Rounds Out Fibroid Awareness Month with Hope for the Future

The Fibroid Fighters Foundation  hosted their annual A Night in Purple reception in New York City to complete the month-long efforts that were targeted for Fibroid Awareness Month. The event was held on July 28th at Empire Steak House in Midtown Manhattan. Yan Katsnelson, M.D., Founder and CEO, USA Fibroid Centers and Fibroid Fighters Foundation, delivered the keynote address to those in attendance. He was joined by special guests TT Torrez, of WQHT Hot 97, Vice…

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