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#111 - Uterine Fibroids Awareness: The Physical, Mental, and Spiritual Toll of a Uterine Fibroids Diagnosis | Feven Amare (Dune Gris Rosé)

July 05, 2023 Dr. Laurena White Season 8 Episode 111
#111 - Uterine Fibroids Awareness: The Physical, Mental, and Spiritual Toll of a Uterine Fibroids Diagnosis | Feven Amare (Dune Gris Rosé)
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Women's Health, Wisdom, and. . . WINE!
#111 - Uterine Fibroids Awareness: The Physical, Mental, and Spiritual Toll of a Uterine Fibroids Diagnosis | Feven Amare (Dune Gris Rosé)
Jul 05, 2023 Season 8 Episode 111
Dr. Laurena White

Uterine fibroids are usually found during a health evaluation with a primary care physician or gynecologist. They may ask about any relevant symptoms, take a medical history, and perform a physical exam to confirm a diagnosis. Patients may then be counseled about "watchful waiting", may be referred to a specialized provider for surgical intervention, or to another provider that addresses uterine fibroids by addressing the underlying root cause by utilizing integrative treatment options.

Some over-the-counter medications relieve mild fibroid symptoms like pain and cramping. However, these medications don’t address the root of the issue. A minimally invasive procedure called uterine fibroid embolization (UFE) is an outpatient procedure performed using local anesthesia. A small catheter is inserted into the treatment area and guided to the uterine arteries. Once in place, tiny particles are released to block the blood flow to the fibroids. This starves the fibroids and causes them to shrink over time.

Uterine Fibroid Awareness Month is the perfect time to learn about uterine fibroids and start the conversation with your provider, friends, and loved ones. Schedule an appointment at The Eudaimonia Center by calling a team member. We provide additional information, resources, and a whole-person, integrative approach to helping you take control of your uterine health.

About Our Guest:
Feven graduated in 2021 with her Bachelors of Social Work. She worked with a diverse population during her internship and post-graduation until the end of her second trimester. She became a full-time mom and entrepreneur in 2022 and currently runs a holistic body care brand, Luma Natural

Resources Mentioned:
The Eudaimonia Center
Myomectomy
Uterine Fibroid Embolization

Connect with Feven:
Website
Instagram
YouTube
TikTok

The hashtag for the podcast is #nourishyourflourish. You can also find our practice on the following social media outlets:

Facebook: The Eudaimonia Center
Instagram: theeudaimoniacenter
Twitter: eu_daimonism

For more reproductive medicine and women's health information and other valuable resources, make sure to visit our website.

Have a question, comment, guest suggestion, or want to share your story? Email us at info@laurenawhite.com.

Support the Show.

The hashtag for the podcast is #nourishyourflourish. You can also find our firm, The Eudaimonia Center on the following social media outlets:

Facebook: The Eudaimonia Center
Instagram: theeudaimoniacenter
Twitter: eu_daimonism

For more integrative reproductive medicine and women's health information and other valuable resources, make sure to visit our website.

Have a question, comment, guest suggestion, or want to share your story? Email us at info@laurenawhite.com

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Show Notes

Uterine fibroids are usually found during a health evaluation with a primary care physician or gynecologist. They may ask about any relevant symptoms, take a medical history, and perform a physical exam to confirm a diagnosis. Patients may then be counseled about "watchful waiting", may be referred to a specialized provider for surgical intervention, or to another provider that addresses uterine fibroids by addressing the underlying root cause by utilizing integrative treatment options.

Some over-the-counter medications relieve mild fibroid symptoms like pain and cramping. However, these medications don’t address the root of the issue. A minimally invasive procedure called uterine fibroid embolization (UFE) is an outpatient procedure performed using local anesthesia. A small catheter is inserted into the treatment area and guided to the uterine arteries. Once in place, tiny particles are released to block the blood flow to the fibroids. This starves the fibroids and causes them to shrink over time.

Uterine Fibroid Awareness Month is the perfect time to learn about uterine fibroids and start the conversation with your provider, friends, and loved ones. Schedule an appointment at The Eudaimonia Center by calling a team member. We provide additional information, resources, and a whole-person, integrative approach to helping you take control of your uterine health.

About Our Guest:
Feven graduated in 2021 with her Bachelors of Social Work. She worked with a diverse population during her internship and post-graduation until the end of her second trimester. She became a full-time mom and entrepreneur in 2022 and currently runs a holistic body care brand, Luma Natural

Resources Mentioned:
The Eudaimonia Center
Myomectomy
Uterine Fibroid Embolization

Connect with Feven:
Website
Instagram
YouTube
TikTok

The hashtag for the podcast is #nourishyourflourish. You can also find our practice on the following social media outlets:

Facebook: The Eudaimonia Center
Instagram: theeudaimoniacenter
Twitter: eu_daimonism

For more reproductive medicine and women's health information and other valuable resources, make sure to visit our website.

Have a question, comment, guest suggestion, or want to share your story? Email us at info@laurenawhite.com.

Support the Show.

The hashtag for the podcast is #nourishyourflourish. You can also find our firm, The Eudaimonia Center on the following social media outlets:

Facebook: The Eudaimonia Center
Instagram: theeudaimoniacenter
Twitter: eu_daimonism

For more integrative reproductive medicine and women's health information and other valuable resources, make sure to visit our website.

Have a question, comment, guest suggestion, or want to share your story? Email us at info@laurenawhite.com