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…

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?…

Pray for your woman

Love dialogues about how #fibroids are affecting men. Today’s chat was with @johnathan__graham about his advice to men who love women with #fibroids Fibroids change the relationship a lot, but knowing that my wife is the love of my life, it was easy for me to take care of her. The road will be bumpy,…

Fibroid advice to men

Fibroids don’t just affect the women who deal with them. These women need the support of the men in their lives. From their spouses to their brothers and fathers, men need to be there. how men can Help learning together. know what they are. try to understand where they come from. diet? hereditary? worse with…

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…

Thankful for fibroids?

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. Research your options and get a second opinion. Fibroids are not the same for every woman and what works for…

Babies and Fibroids

As I speak to more and more women, I hear stories about 26/25 year old women who have to make one of the biggest decisions in their lives. They are being asked whether they should they keep their uteruses or have them removed. I know that when I was diagnosed I absolutely dreaded being asked,…