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Kym Lee at the Fibroid Awareness Sisters' Brunch
07/11/2024

Empowering Fibroid Awareness Sisters' Brunch Tackles Uterine Fibroids in Washington D.C.

The Fibroid Fighters Foundation hosted a successful “Sisters’ Fibroid Awareness Brunch” on June 29th, 2024, in Washington D.C., bringing together women to raise awareness about uterine fibroids. Held at Georgia

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Fibroid Awareness Month 2024
06/27/2024

Fibroid Awareness Month: Building a National Network of Support 

July is Fibroid Awareness Month, a time to bring attention to a condition that affects 26 million women across the United States. Uterine fibroids are benign tumors that grow in

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Dr. Yan, Cynthia Bailey, Malorie Bailey and Eugenia Buie at the Mother's Day Fibroid Awareness Brunch
06/08/2024

Mother's Day Brunch Celebrates Women's Health

Fibroid Fighters hosted a successful Mother’s Day Brunch in Atlanta, GA, this May to kick-start Fibroid Awareness Month. The event aimed to empower women with knowledge, resources, and a supportive

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07/23/2024

The Impact of Fibroids on Pregnancy Outcomes

Recently published in Healio and based on a study in BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, the impact of uterine fibroids on pregnancy and obstetric outcomes has garnered significant attention. The meta-analysis, led by Hong Li, MD, and colleagues, incorporates findings from 24 studies involving over 237,000 participants, emphasizing the complexities of fibroid-related complications during pregnancy. Key Findings: Increased Risks: The presence of uterine fibroids was associated with elevated risks for several adverse outcomes during pregnancy, including…

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