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Fibroid Fighters

The Fibroid Fighters Foundation is a public welfare organization created to advance the cause of women’s’ health and the safe and effective treatment of uterine fibroids.

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Understanding Fibroids

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Your Health

Multi-Facted Approach

Our Mission

By developing a collaborative partnership with fellow patients and physicians, we’re fostering a supportive relationship where informed women have proactive conversations with trusted healthcare providers on a regular basis. As a patient-founded organization, our unique insights layered with a unique mix of virtual and in-person outreach drives exponential change.

Awareness, education, and access to care are all needed to make a tremendous difference in a woman’s quality of life. Together we need to make talking about menstrual health and fertility a part of normal health care.

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Shay Johnson's Story

Actress Shay Johnson was terrified every time she thought of the word "Fibroids." She separated herself from her family and friends while trying to deal with the symptoms herself. She finally was made aware of treatment options that helped her to live a normal life.

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Everyone’s personal journey with fibroids can serve as a source of motivation and hope for other women suffering from similar conditions.
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Recent Blog Posts

05/17/2022

Emotional Causes of Fibroids

Do you ever wonder about the emotional side effects of fibroids? With spring ready to spread warmth and chirping birds, some may think seasonal depression is gone for the year.

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05/03/2022

Your Guide to Fibroids After Pregnancy

You’ve just given birth, and you are concerned about how your fibroids may change postpartum. Fibroids, which are noncancerous tumors, often shrink after pregnancy. In one study, researchers found that,

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Eugenia Buie, Fibroid Fighter Foundation
02/14/2022

Fighter Feature: Eugenia Buie

Introduce yourself and don’t forget your name! Hi, my name is Eugenia Buie, and I am a Fibroid Fighter, Survivor, and Ambassador! What are you doing for Valentine’s? How does

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Whether you want to be prepared for the start of your period, plan for travel or, simply monitor your cycle, our quick period calendar should be able to help.
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Recent News

Coach Ella Fibroid Ambassador in Real Health Magazine
06/06/2022

A Hysterectomy Is Not Always the Best Option for Women With Fibroids: Real Health Magazine

Ron-Ella McLendon first experienced menstrual cycle difficulties while she was in high school. “I was going through three to four pads each hour, and I used to pass out a lot in school,” recalls the government contractor, life coach and author, age 43. “Doctors would tell me that my iron was low. In McLendon’s family circles, the health condition wasn’t discussed much. “I’d heard of fibroids, but I never knew in depth what they were,”…

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