Treatment for Fibroids

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Elizabeth Stewart discusses treatment for uterine fibroids and something new that’s on the radar. To listen, click the link below. New Treatment for Fibroids

Uterine Fibroids

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Elizabeth Stewart explains uterine fibroids. To listen, click the link below. Fibroids

Fibroid Treatment Options

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Elizabeth Stewart takes a look a the options for treating uterine fibroids. To listen, click the link below. Fibroid Treatment Options

Mayo Clinic Minute: 4 myths about fibroids

Uterine fibroids are common. Approximately 80 percent of black women and 70 percent of white women will develop fibroids in their lifetimes. Dr. Ebbie Stewart, a Mayo Clinic OB-GYN, says research has been scarce, and this may be one reason why myths about the condition exist. Listen as Dr. Stewart debunks four fibroid myths. Watch: The Mayo […]

Mujeres con experiencias infantiles adversas tienen mayor probabilidad de extirpación ovárica, revela estudio

ROCHESTER, Minnesota: Los investigadores de Mayo Clinic informan que las mujeres que sufrieron experiencias infantiles adversas o abuso en la edad adulta tienen el 62 por ciento de probabilidad de que se les extirpe los ovarios antes de los 46 años. Dichas extirpaciones obedecen a otros motivos diferentes a la presencia de cáncer de ovario […]

Women with past adverse childhood experiences more likely to have ovaries removed, study shows

ROCHESTER, Minn. —Mayo Clinic researchers report that women who suffered adverse childhood experiences or abuse as an adult are 62 percent more likely to have their ovaries removed before age 46. These removals are for reasons other than the presence of ovarian cancer or a high genetic risk of developing cancer, says the new study […]

Mayo Clinic Minute: Fighting fibroids

Fibroids are common, benign growths in the uterus. At least two-thirds of all women will experience them at some point in their lifetime. Some cases of fibroids don’t cause symptoms, but others do. Symptoms include heavy menstrual bleeding, pain, and changes in bowel and bladder function. Treatment is often a hysterectomy to remove the uterus. But […]

Women’s Wellness: Finding treatments to fight fibroids

Uterine fibroids are noncancerous tumors of the uterus that often appear during childbearing years. They commonly cause heavy menstrual bleeding, pelvic pain and pressure, bowel and bladder problems, and sometimes, infertility and miscarriage. Fibroids are also the leading cause of hysterectomy. However, there are two treatments that can sometimes be considered before a decision is made […]

African Americans and Fibroids: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Elizabeth Stewart comments on the impact of uterine fibroids on African American women. To listen, click the link below. African Americans and Fibroids

African Americans and Fibroids: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Elizabeth Stewart comments on the impact of uterine fibroids on African American women. To listen, click the link below. African Americans and Fibroids

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