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Fourth Annual Fibroid Awareness Week April 22-27 – Providing Hope for Women with Fibroids
Date:4/16/2013

Los Angeles (CA) (PRWEB) April 16, 2013

One out of three women over the age of 45 will suffer from fibroids and many will undergo unnecessary hysterectomies. Fibroid Awareness Week was established in 2010 to help spread the word about fibroids and the treatment options.

Fibroid Awareness Week is sponsored by The Fibroid Treatment Collective and its founder, Bruce McLucas, M.D.

“Too many women are not receiving enough information on all of the options for treating fibroids,” said Dr. McLucas, “and some are not receiving any information at all. During Fibroid Awareness Week, we focus on separating fact from fiction and help women choose the option that is best for them.”

During this important week, a number of free events are scheduled to help educate women about fibroids and treatment choices, including embolization – a non-surgical treatment.

Scheduled events:

“15 Minutes with an Expert”
Monday, April 22, 2013
10 a.m. PDT (2 p.m. EDT)
Women can use Facebook to talk to an expert about fibroids, ask questions, get advice and connect with other women.
RSVP online at » Facebook.com/fibroids

Fibroid Webinar
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
6 p.m. PDT (9 p.m. EDT)
Women will receive the facts about fibroids and learn about a treatment that maintains fertility.
» Register Online

“15 Minutes with an Expert”
Thursday, April 25, 2013
3 p.m. PDT (5 p.m. EDT)
Women can use Facebook to talk to an expert about fibroids, ask questions, get advice and connect with other women.
RSVP online at

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