Stories

Learn from the inspiring stories of others who have fought fibroids.

Celebrity and Fibroid Fighter Shay Johnson

Shay Johnson's Story

Shay Johnson has used her voice to share her experience with fibroids as an effort to help other women know they are not alone.  Watch and read more about her story below: At one point when I would say the word fibroid- I was terrified because I had memories of my symptoms and what I had to go through when…

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Leanna's Story

I had an ultrasound in June and I measured a 6-month pregnancy uterus and by the time I had one in December the fibroids had continued to grow until they were quite large. To me, having my uterus and cervix removed for anything other than cancer seemed very invasive. After doing a ton of research and reading about recovery horror…

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Dearra's Story

As far as diagnosed with fibroids this year, while I was taking care of my ovarian cyst, um, I got an MRI done and they found out that I had a fibroid as well. And then while I was going to operate it arm to take care of those two problems, I found that I had another fibroid as well,…

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