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My Fibroid story...

Fibroid:  a benign tumor that consists of fibrous and muscular tissue and occurs especially in the uterine wall…

  • Symptoms: heavy prolonged periods, painful periods, pain in the abdomen, pelvis or low back, bloating and feelings of abdominal pressure, frequent urination…
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Post Op Chronicles

I just took my first shower in twelve days, having had surgery eleven days ago. If you’ve been keeping up with this blog you know that the fibroids started out in 2011 as a… 574 more words

The Hopper

Miracle in the Making - Part 2

By now, you know that I’m not pregnant. I was so heartbroken and incredibly depressed when I heard the news. I felt like my body had betrayed me, like I had been lied to. 525 more words

Writings

The Advantages of Laparoscopic and Robotic Myomectomy

An attending physician at Partners in Obstetrics & Women’s Health in New Lenox, Illinois, Dr. Francisco Garcini provides treatment for a wide range of conditions, including… 159 more words

Dr. Francisco Garcini

5 Surgeries To Avoid

At least 12,000 Americans die each year from unnecessary surgery, according to a Journal of the American Medical Association report. And tens of thousands more suffer complications. 1,530 more words

General Health

WHY NIGERIAN WOMEN ARE SCARED OF FIBROIDS

Lol! I’m not even sure why I chose to write on this topic “FIBROIDS”.

Fibroids is a common health problem plaguing a lot of women, especially Nigerian women, mentally, physically and socially. 232 more words

Clinic Matters

There is a time and a place for an adult tanty

I finally cracked on Sunday afternoon.

Hubby and I had just returned from a trip to the shops during which he had proceeded to tell me that all the natural treatments I’d been trying for the past 3 months wasn’t working if I was still feeling like crap and maybe I should think about conventional medicine options. 736 more words