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If it’s too good to be true then it usually is. I read a story about a woman who was in Uganda And she took some herbs orally and then gave “birth” to her fibroids. Didn’t say what kind of fibroids she had. Just says that she passed them vaginally. Didn’t say what herbs she…

Types of fibroid tumors

All fibroids are not created equal. Pedunculated means that it grows on a stalk. Like broccoli. The stalk can extend inside or outside the uterus. Intramural means it grows smack dab in the middle of the uterine wall. If it pushes on the exterior wall you may feel pressure. If it grows toward the uterine…

Is it worth it?

  In the US the doctors at the Cleveland Clinic said this week they will attempt to give 10 women the chance to be pregnant by providing them with a #uterinetransplant. The study announced this week will attempt to help women unable to carry a pregnancy to term because of uterine factor infertility, according to…

Kupala Injili

So the other day I read about kupala injili – a practice that is supposed to help women who are having infertility problems. In this particular BaTonga village in Zimbabwe, a woman recently died and the cause was a mystery to the woman who preformed the surgery. The Kuala Injilis surgery is left to elderly women of…

Acessa

There is a rather new-ish fibroid treatment in the market and I’d be reminded if I didn’t let you know about it. The Acessa system, requires only one small abdominal incision. It uses two ultrasound wands to produce a clear view of the fibroid. Through the single cut, the surgeon inserts the device directly into…

Slay Sarcoma 5K

Just found out about the Slaysarcoma5k Remember that husband and wife, both doctors, who took up the mantle of uterinefibroids because when the wife Dr. AmyReed went in for a hystorectomy after their 6th and last child the morcellator used to shred up the fibroid tumor turned out to shred up and spread her unknown/undiagnosed cancer?…

Acts of Faith

So yesterday I made a post about dating and while doing a little cleaning i found my copy of acts of faith by Iyanla Vanzant. and it bowled me over how on congruent they were. Here’s Yesterday’s acts of faith: She talks about tricks and games we play to ‘help’ the object of our affection love…

Dating

When fibroids ‘happen’ to you – read you are first diagnosed- for the woman it happens slowly. You’ve been inside your body. You’ve noticed things growing. You’ve been dealing with the change gradually but for the prospective guy you want to date – more often than not this is new territory for him. It may…

katthefibroidshrinker

Editor Note: I will be doing an interviews with various fibroid suffers and clinicians that I meet. The first series is women I’ve met on IG who want to share their Advice To The Newly Diagnosed. Advice to someone first diagnosed: 1) Breathe and take a day away from it. Seriously, All you will have the urge…

How to Prep for Surgery

Someone asked on IG how they should prep for their fibroid surgery. And while I would love to be able to steer everyone away from surgery, sometimes it’s the right option for people. It is what they need to do to get some relief. You ultimately have to do what is right for you. No…

It can be embarrassing

Editor Note: I will be doing an interviews with various fibroid suffers and clinicians that I meet. The first series is women I’ve met on IG who want to share their Advice To The Newly Diagnosed.💋 1. I wish I knew about the possibility of natural medicines because western people put so much faith in doctors. If…