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The Black Women’s Expo

April 7-8, 2017 McCormick Place 2301 S King Dr. Chicago, IL 60616 Visit MIMIT at Booth #604 to learn about women’s health and win fabulous prizes. Preserving Your Womanhoodfeaturing Dr. Romi ChopraApril 8th, 5-6:30pmRoom # N227B

French Multicenter Uterine Fibroid Embolization Study Shows Improvements in Sexual Desire and Function, Quality of Life

April 3, 2016€”Data collected in a French multicenter study of women undergoing uterine fibroid embolization (UFE) indicate improved postprocedure quality of life, with specific progress observed in patient reporting of sexual desire and function. The SFICV EFUZEN study abstract was … Continue reading

Uterine Fibroid Embolization: A Safe and Effective Alternative to Surgery

If you€™ve been diagnosed with uterine fibroids in Chicago, you€™re not alone. The National Institutes of Health concluded that the majority of American women will develop uterine fibroids at some point in their lives1. With symptoms such as urinary incontinence, … Continue reading

New Study Sheds Light on Why You Might Not Need a Hysterectomy

A new study published in the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology says that nearly 20 percent of hysterectomies performed to treat noncancerous conditions are actually unnecessary. What€™s more, the study suggests that alternative treatments, such as uterine fibroid embolisation, … Continue reading