Category Archives: Fibroids

Girl! You LookGood! (But at what cost) Mystery of Fibroids Pt 2: Beauty Products

Whatever you do, who ever you are as a woman, you use some type of beauty products every day: Make up, relaxers, nail polish, lotion, hair spray, wax, powder,deodorant….. But most of these items contain chemicals that can be dangerous … Continue reading

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July: Cookouts, Fireworks, and Awareness

One thing I have absolutely NO problem doing on my blog or social media is shouting out, partnering, or spreading awareness about/with other group or individuals that are about women’s health in general, or uterine fibroids, infertility, or Black women … Continue reading

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But Why? The Mystery of Fibroids Part 1: Estrogen Dominance

  By now we all know that up to 30% of all women will be diagnosed with uterine fibroids by the time they’re 35 , and up to 80% of all women will be diagnosed with uterine fibroids by the time they’re … Continue reading

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Doin’ Too Much: Surgery, Change, and my Holiday

Most people’s holiday seasons are filled with family, food, drinks, and relaxation. Mine had some of that, but also included hysteroscopy, estrogen, moving, and bed rest.   In short, I’ve been having issues with my cycle, and my RE and … Continue reading

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Doing Big Things!

  For all of the years I’ve lived in the DC area, I’ve never been to any official, (or unofficial for that matter) CBC events. Why? I don’t know. Probably the same reason I’ve never been to a HBCU homecoming: … Continue reading

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Fibroid News You Can Use

The summer season is officially over, and so is my blog break. This summer was great: A trip to Vegas, wedding planning, and cookouts. To get back into the swing, I want to highlight some stories from around the web … Continue reading

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There’s a Month For That

It seems like there is a month or day for everything now: Best Friend Day, Doughnut Day, Wine Day (obviously all days that I am here for). Then there are more serious days: HIV Awareness Day, Earth Day, Take a … Continue reading

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