11/19/21

Miami November Brunch Highlights Fibroid Awareness

November 19, 2021, Northbrook, IL-- The Miami Fibroid Awareness Brunch, a highly anticipated event on November 13, 2021, in downtown Miami inspired the audience to join the fight for better awareness of fibroid disease that touches over 26 million American women. Celebrities, fibroid ambassadors, and CEO and Fibroid Fighters’ Founder Dr. Yan…

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Melissa Murphy Fighter Feature
11/18/21

Fighter Feature: Melissa Muganzo Murphy

We’re introducing our newest series: the Fighter Feature. Every month, we’ll be asking one of our Fibroid Fighters to encourage more conversations about fibroids by sharing their story and to discuss how they’re continuing to support the fight against fibroids. …

Eugenia Buie Fibroid Fighter
11/05/21

Victim to Victorious: A Journey…

How Fibroid Ambassador Eugenia Buie Battled Fibroids During the Pandemic Now that we are more than a year into the COVID-19 pandemic, it has presented numerous challenges for women dealing with health conditions such as fibroids. A recent study indicates…

Fibroids and Breast Cancer
10/08/21

Increased Risk of Breast Cancer…

Every October, we donate to breast cancer awareness organizations, wear pink ribbons or clothing, and are grateful for our family members in remission. It’s easy to go through the motions, but it’s more important that we know the risk factors…

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10/01/21

Breaking the Generational Fibroid Stigma

 “The entire time my body was trying to tell me, ‘hey, something is wrong’, and I had normalized it because generationally, I was told that having bad periods was a right of passage…” - Fibroid Survivor, Activist, Entertainer, Philanthropist, and…

09/24/21

Is Hypertension, Fibroids, and High…

As someone living with fibroids, you probably feel you already have too much on your plate to worry about. Uncontrollable bleeding, unpredictable cycles, severe pelvic pain, frequent urination, are just some of the many symptoms you may battle on a…

Fibroids and Hemorrhoids
09/17/21

Fibroids and Hemorrhoids

Having uterine fibroids can be a pain in the butt….literally. Hemorrhoids are swollen, inflamed veins that are located in and near the rectum that can cause pain or bleeding. There are both internal and external versions of hemorrhoids, which can…