Archive for category: General

Twitter Chat with Mayo Clinic

Twitter Chat with Mayo Clinic

0 / August 9, 2016 3:00 AM

Join us this evening at 8:30 PM EST for a TWEET CHAT with Dr. Shannon Laughlin-Tommasi from MAYO CLINIC!  Tweet you soon!

The Patient Solution

The Patient Solution

0 / April 6, 2016 3:00 AM

  I know in my heart that if you have suffered with a diagnosis, you are equipped with unique knowledge to address the issue.  This is why many inventions are born from personal journeys. I just read an article in […]

Supporting Other Causes

Supporting Other Causes

0 / July 14, 2015 5:37 PM

I recently had the pleasure of meeting Tiffany Jones, Executive Director of Pink Chose Me. Tiffany is a breast cancer survivor with an uplifting spirit.  Her foundation, Pink Chose Me, supports and uplifts fellow women with breast cancer diagnoses.  Tiffany’s […]

International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

1 / March 8, 2014 12:33 PM

  It’s International Women’s Day –  A global celebration of women. We’ve made significant strides.  The Fibroid Foundation would love to know what events you will participate in to honor this day.  Please visit the International Women’s Day website to […]

Tell Us What You Think!

Tell Us What You Think!

2 / November 19, 2013 6:05 AM

YOUR OPINION MATTERS! We are evaluating names for an upcoming fibroid research effort. We would love to have your feedback on the following names: 1. Comparing Options for Management: PAtient-centered REsults in Uterine Fibroids COMPARE-UF 2. Outcomes for Patients after […]

Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother’s Day!

0 / May 13, 2012 3:00 AM

  Happy Mother’s Day to all of the women who love and nurture!

Do hair relaxers cause fibroids? – AN UPDATE!!

Do hair relaxers cause fibroids? – AN UPDATE!!

48 / February 22, 2012 11:20 AM

  UPDATE:  I had an opportunity to hear Dr. Lauren Wise speak at a Fibroid Summit on March 30th at Howard University.  Regarding her research on fibroids and the link to relaxers, Dr. Wise stated that, “I don’t want people […]

0 / February 14, 2012 10:15 AM

LOVE is divine healing energy. Share that warm energy today! You’ll feel great! Happy Valentines Day!!!

Be Your Own Advocate

Be Your Own Advocate

0 / June 29, 2010 7:19 PM

One thing that I’ve definitely learned during this health journey is that I must be my own advocate.  I can’t even count the number of times that a physician said the word hysterectomy to me.  Even if motherhood is not […]

Welcome

Welcome

56 / May 21, 2010 9:00 PM

Welcome! I’ve been talking about launching this blog forever, and I’m finally doing it! Advocacy in the area of fibroids is a passionate topic for me.  The health issues that I have faced since being diagnosed have monopolized my life, […]