Women from all walks of life can get uterine fibroids. And if you already have them, you€™re not alone. Uterine fibroids are exceedingly common. Current statistics show that 30% of women will develop fibroids by the time they are 35 years of age. This number increases to 70-80% by age 50.
RadioPaniPoori is an online radio station targeting the South Asian diaspora. RJ Promila interviewed Dr. Chopra to discuss how uterine fibroids impacts women from South Asia, its treatment options and what more can be done to increase awareness.