Vaginal steaming experience

Two weeks ago I had my first vaginal steam. It felt like it was something I was supposed to know how to do but somehow I didn’t. I didnt know if I was supposed to squat and manually open myself up for it or what…

Fibroid Free Features: Oluwakemi

Editor Note: I will be doing an interviews with various fibroid suffers and clinicians that I meet. The second series is women I’ve met on IG who want to share their story. Read Oluwakemi’s moms journey below:   When my mom was first diagnosed with fibroids, she did not feel the impact much. It was just there; it…

Tika Sumpter N Baby

Tika Sumpter glows as she fights fibroids and the stigma of being a single mom.

Baby York & Baby Luna

It seemed like only a minute ago Chrissy Tiegen and Tyra Banks were asking the world to stop asking them when they would have kids.

Fibroids & Family

The youngest daughter of 18, yes you read that right 18, Candace Matthews CMO of Amway, found herself at a cross roads.

Fighting Fibroids in Lingerie

When aspiring model Shorntay, found out that she had a growth in her stomach. She did what most of us do… take a picture of it.   She thought perhaps it was ‘lunch belly’, as the Brits call the bloating after eating too much. For me, I remember thinking, ‘my this is weird but maybe this is…

Henrietta Lacks

Mama Oprah is bringing Henrietta Lacks’ story to life 

What’s the deal with soy?

  2013  saw tech entrepreneur Rob Rhinehart holed up in his apartment in Silicon Valley and trying to find the next big thing. When money ran low he researched the best diet he could put his hands on  cheaply and came up with a drink that sustained him for 30 days. See his blog post all…

The flipside

Dr.’s Reed and Noorchashm have been on a mission to ban power morcellation when treating women with fibroids. Reminder here. But apparently there is a flipside to the power morcellation ban. A Dr. Lisa Rosenbohm wrote a piece in the New England Journal of Medicine where she argued the benefits of PM (power morcellation) and…

Chisette Michele and PCOS

  Four years ago Chrisette Michele, singer, reality star and newlywed was diagnosed with PCOS. Trying to improve her overall health she had become a newly raw vegan but the suffering was so great that she had to have one of her ovaries removed and when she saw her holistic doctor, she was told that…

Resistance is Futile

Have you ever noticed that Bad Food + No Exercise = Longer Periods and MORE Pain? Not to mention more bloating and more cramps. When I say bad food, I mean eating foods that we as fibroid sufferers know we should stay away from, caffeine, dairy – especially if it not organic, and fatty foods….