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What You Can Learn from Gabrielle Union’s Struggle with Adenomyosis

47-year old actress Gabrielle Union revealed in her book We’re Going to Need More Wine, that she had suffered “eight or nine miscarriages,” struggling to conceive with husband Dwayne Wade. “For three years, my body has been a prisoner of…

Fibroids Grew Back After UFE? Stop – It Could Be a Misconception: Here’s Why

Uterine fibroid embolization (UFE) is a nonsurgical procedure that provides long-term symptom relief for women with uterine fibroids. As a first-line therapy for fibroids, it controls fibroid symptoms over time by blocking the blood supply to the fibroids, causing them…

Leaving Your Home to Visit Our Office? Stay Safe with These Tips

As Governor Cuomo’s recent health memo states, women’s health services are considered essential during this time. If you plan on traveling to our office, here are some preventative measures you can take to ensure that your commute is as safe…

10 Signs Your Period is Abnormal (And What to Do About It)

Periods. They’re every woman’s least favorite visitor, and no matter how “prepared” we ought to be for their arrival, they still find a way to make life uniquely unpleasant. However, as uncomfortable as periods are, their symptoms are usually manageable…

When a Hysterectomy Isn’t an Option, Consider These 4 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…