DNA strand and gene research for uterine fibroids

Uterine Fibroid Research: The HoxA13 Gene

Uterine fibroids are one of the most under-researched health conditions, yet they affect nearly 26 million women in the U.S. Thankfully, more people are realizing this enormous disparity and are looking to make a difference. Researchers at the Michigan State University Grand Rapids Research Centers have come together with the Van Andel Institute and Spectrum…

Introducing Christina Henderson, Erica Taylor, and Dr. Katsnelson

Discussion with D.C. Councilwoman Christina Henderson Addresses Uterine Fibroids in Health Curriculum

We had the opportunity to speak with D.C. Councilwoman At-Large, Christina Henderson, about the importance of providing curriculum in schools about potential women’s health issues like uterine fibroids. Councilwoman Henderson is passionate about advocating for issues that impact families and children. She has promoted increased health education in schools where reproductive health topics have been…