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Fibroid Awareness Month Toolkit

DOWNLOAD THE FIBROIDS AWARENESS TOOLKIT

July is Fibroid Awareness Month. Join the Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) this July and all year long in raising awareness for uterine fibroids and the policy changes needed to improve health outcomes for women. Sections include: 

  • SWHR Resources
  • The Stephanie Tubbs Jones Uterine Fibroid Research and Education Act
  • Advocacy Resources
  • Uterine Fibroid Partners and Advocates

Download the toolkit to learn more and take action!

DOWNLOAD THE FIBROIDS AWARENESS TOOLKIT

July is Fibroid Awareness Month. Join the Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) this July and all year long in raising awareness for uterine fibroids and the policy changes needed to improve health outcomes for women. Sections include: 

  • SWHR Resources
  • The Stephanie Tubbs Jones Uterine Fibroid Research and Education Act
  • Advocacy Resources
  • Uterine Fibroid Partners and Advocates

Download the toolkit to learn more and take action!

This document is intended to serve as an educational and informative resource and is not intended or implied to serve as a substitute for medical or professional advice. The Society for Women’s Health Research does not make medical, diagnosis, or treatment recommendations, nor does it endorse or promote specific screening or diagnostic tests. Patients and consumers should confirm information and consult a professional health care provider to determine individual needs. The Society will not be liable for any direct, indirect, or other damages arising therefrom.  

Learn More About Uterine Fibroids

Press Release
Responsum Health and Society for Women’s Health Research Announce New Partnership
Collaborative effort to drive awareness of uterine fibroids Today, Responsum Health (Responsum), an innovative developer of personalized patient apps, announced a partnership with the Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR), a national nonprofit dedicated to meeting needs and closing research gaps in women’s health issues, to expand the reach and improve the content of Responsum for Fibroids, a uniquely impactful... Read more »
Blog Post
Infertility and Women’s Health Conditions: The Physician Who May be Able to Help
Guest blog by the Society of Interventional Radiology Many women struggle with infertility or with other life-altering conditions of the pelvis, such as uterine fibroids. Oftentimes, they don’t feel heard by their doctors, or they’re told they have very few options for treatment. Dealing with these issues can be heartbreaking, and many women begin to... Read more »
Event
Focus on Fibroids Series: Empowering Women through Personal Journey-telling
Uterine fibroids (leiomyomas) are non-malignant growths of the uterus and one of the most common gynecological conditions nationwide. A growing and overlooked public health issue, fibroids affect approximately 26 million American women between the ages 15 to 50, however fibroids can affect patients across life stages from adolescence to post-menopause. With a wide array of... Read more »
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