For many years, I was told to have a hysterectomy but did not want to .. firstly I had miscarried and never had any children and was hoping to have one… and secondly simply because I was so scared.
I had my daughter by C-section in Jan 2000 and I never recovered my energy levels. It got so bad that I went to the doctor in summer 2001 and had a range of blood tests, none of which were out of the normal ranges. However I just got more and more tired and then…
It all started several years ago … fibroids. A wait and see approach was taken by my doctors. Eventually due to bloating, painful nauseous periods (having to take time off work) low iron count and feeling very constantly tired, I decided to see a gynaecologist.
Uterine Arterial Embolisation is a relatively new technique for the treatment of fibroids in the United Kingdom. It was first used in France and has been refined in the United States.
There are a number of natural remedies for women suffering from endometriosis and/or fibroids. Both of these conditions can be treated medically, but frequently return when medication is stopped or after surgery.