06/13/24

The Disturbing Truth About Hair Relaxers

They've been linked to reproductive disorders and cancers. The New York Times asks "Why are they still being marketed so aggressively to Black women? An article in the New York Times reveals that the research about hair relaxers has finally begun to bear fruit: A robust body of scientific evidence…

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(C) Congresswoman Shontel Brown stands with supporters at a press release to discuss the importance of the U-Fight Act.
06/07/24

U-FIGHT Act Introduced to Promote…

Uterine fibroids are noncancerous tumors that develop in and around the uterus. For some women, fibroids do not exhibit any symptoms and may go unnoticed. While others face severe symptoms such as heavy bleeding, cramping, back pain, etc., and require…

Swain shares her journey with UFE
06/05/24

My UFE Journey with Fibroids

Imagine living life on the edge of a precipice, each day a fight against debilitating fatigue and the constant threat of painful fibroid symptoms. Tashoryia Swain talked with Fibroid Fighters about how she reclaimed her life, after undergoing a successful…

Mother's Day Fibroid Awareness Brunch 2024
05/30/24

Fibroid Fighters Foundation Hosts Successful…

Atlanta, GA, May 30, 2024—Realty TV star and entrepreneur Cynthia Bailey teamed up with the Fibroid Fighters Foundation to host an impactful "Let's Get Real About Fibroids" brunch at the Four Seasons Hotel in Atlanta. The event was a kickoff…

05/08/24

Prioritizing Women's Health on Mother’s…

Mother's Day is a time to celebrate the women who nurture and guide us. But for many moms, this special day can be overshadowed by a silent struggle in the form of fibroids. These benign tumors in the uterus are…

Menstrual Products
05/08/24

Study Finds Common Period Products…

A new study by George Mason University researchers suggests that common menstrual products like tampons, pads, and liners may contain chemicals that disrupt the body's hormones. These chemicals, known as endocrine disruptors, have been linked to various health concerns, including…

News coverage
05/02/24

Excitement Heats Up in Atlanta…

As featured in the Atlanta Journal Constitution, this Mother's Day, the Fibroid Fighters Foundation and Real Housewives of Atlanta star Cynthia Bailey are hosting a special brunch dedicated to raising awareness about uterine fibroids. Joining Cynthia will be celebrity makeup…