Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE)
Uterine fibroid embolization (UFE) is a procedure performed by a radiologist that blocks blood flow to fibroids in the uterus. Fibroids treated with this procedure shrink an average of 48% to 78%.1, 2 For women who are not planning a pregnancy in the future, UFE is a possible option in place of surgery for fibroids.You should not eat or drink anything for 4 to 8 hours before uterine fibroid ...
Missed or Irregular Periods - Home Treatment
There is no home treatment for missed or irregular periods.
If you participate in endurance sports,you may miss periods or stop menstruating. This is called secondary amenorrhea,and it occurs because your ovaries are not producing enough estrogen. It is believed that stress and low body fat contribute to amenorrhea. This is more likely to happen if you are younger and if your periods are irregular to begin with. Female athletes may use many harmful ...
Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding - Topic Overview
Many women experience bleeding or spotting between periods.
Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding - Home Treatment
There is no home treatment for abnormal vaginal bleeding. With some types of vaginal bleeding, it may be okay to wait to see whether the bleeding stops on its own.
Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding - Preparing For Your Appointment
A list of questions that will help your health care professional diagnose and treat Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding.
Menstrual Cramps - Preparing For Your Appointment
A list of questions that will help your health care professional diagnose and treat Menstrual Cramps.
Menstrual Cramps - Topic Overview
Most women have painful menstrual cramps (dysmenorrhea) from time to time. Menstrual cramps are one of the most common reasons for women to seek medical attention.
Menstrual Cramps - Home Treatment
Tips on home treatment to help relieve menstrual cramps.
Missed or Irregular Periods - Prevention
Tips to help prevent missed or irregular periods.