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What’s the Difference Between Fibroids and Adenomyosis?

If you suffer from painful, heavy periods that interfere with your everyday activities, an underlying menstrual condition could be to blame. Two of the most common causes of significant pain and excessive bleeding are fibroids and adenomyosis. Keep reading to…

When Hysterectomy Isn’t an Option, Consider These Uterus-Sparing Fibroid Treatment Alternatives

If you’ve been diagnosed with uterine fibroids and have been delaying seeking treatment, you’re not alone. According to research conducted by consulting firm Harris Interactive, women with fibroids wait three 1/2 years on average before seeking treatment. Significant concerns over…

Sexual and Reproductive Health Services Are Essential During the Covid-19 Public Health Emergency

On April 7, the New York State Department of Health issued a new guidance document stating that the Department considers sexual and reproductive health services as essential during this time.  What to know  These services include but are not limited…

Taking care of you as we stay safe during the Coronavirus response

We’re here for you because you’re a part of our family. As we have all seen, it has been a rough time for many in the world and within our own community these past few weeks. Now that the Coronavirus…

VIVA EVE Co-Founder and President Nehal Farouky Interviews with Bold TV

VIVA•EVE Co-Founder and President Nehal Farouky recently spoke with Maria Dorfner of Bold TV about the importance of opening the conversation around women’s health, particularly, uterine fibroids.   “Symptoms are ones women get used to dismissing,” remarks Maria. “Who hasn’t…

10 Questions to Ask Before Saying “Yes” to a Hysterectomy

If a friend told you the most common reasons for having a hysterectomy included heavy periods, would you believe it? At least 30% of all hysterectomies in the United States are performed to treat the symptoms of uterine fibroids, a…

5 Ways to Give Back to Others This Holiday Season

Do you want to give back this holiday season, but don’t have the time to commit to service projects in between work, family obligations, and *of course* dealing with your fibroids? We’ve got you covered – here are five low-maintenance…

*Actual* Natural Fibroid Treatments You Can Try That Won’t Break the Bank

In today’s digital age, the first destination many people make when looking into their health is their smartphone or computer. With so many channels of information to choose from, it’s tempting to follow a trail of hashtags or search terms…

How to Have “That” Conversation With Your Significant Other About Fibroids

Dating and maintaining a happy, fulfilling relationship is a challenge for anyone – but it’s especially wrought with anxiety when you deal with fibroids. So when is the “right” time to bring up your fibroids, and how can you have…

UFE vs. Surgery

If you could ease fibroid symptoms with a simple nonsurgical procedure, would you do it?  It’s a question many women would scoff at – but in fact, such a therapy does exist. It’s called uterine fibroid embolization (UFE) and it’s…