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Unusual Iron Anemia Symptoms

You’re buying boxes of tampons and pads just to control the constant, heavy bleeding you experience each month. To make matters worse, you’re ruining clothing and avoiding leaving the house in fear that you’ll have another “bleed-through”. As if you’d even want to leave the house with how tired you’ve become lately. But what do…

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Why Is My Period Heavy at Night?

It’s 2 A.M. in the morning and you’re pulling the sheets off your bed and changing your clothes for the third time this week. You’re exhausted, frustrated, and maybe even a little surprised even though it’s become a normal occurrence in your life. Whether you experience this all the time or just every so often,…

My Fibroid Story: Leanna

My Fibroid Story: Leanna We are thrilled to announce Leanna will be joining our team of Fibroid Fighters Brand Ambassadors. Leanna struggled with fibroids for years before she was finally able to get the Acessa treatment in November of 2019. Acessa is a minimally-invasive method of treating uterine fibroids through the use of a technology…

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Fibroids and Sex

Fibroids and Sex Fibroids can cause a variety of symptoms depending on their size and number. If the fibroids are very large, this can cause excessive pain and swelling. For fibroids in numbers, symptoms can be unpredictable and range from frequent urination to heavy menstrual bleeding. If you have fibroids, or had fibroids in the…

My Fibroid Story: Keona

My Fibroid Story: Keona As Fibroid Fighters, one of our main goals is to raise awareness about uterine fibroids. We also want to stress how important it is to do your research when it comes to fibroid treatment, and always get a second opinion if possible. We understand that many women value their ability to…

Life After Fibroid Treatment

Uterine fibroids often cause painful and inconvenient symptoms. Some women may find themselves bleeding through sanitary pads frequently, or maybe they consistently miss work from fibroid pain. Regardless of the specific symptoms that fibroids can cause, we understand that living with fibroids is a challenge.