Herbal treatment of uterine fibroids - Part 4
We shall continue with our discussion of the herbal treatment of uterine fibroids as I present ten commonly used herbs for the treatment of fibroids
Fibroids and herbal remedies
The most frequent tumour that affects the womenfolk is fibroid. It has been found out that about 30 per cent of women thirty years and above, have fibroids. It is a tumour of the female reproductive system affecting mainly the uterus.
While up to 40 percent of women have at least one fibroid by the time they reach menopause, most are not aware of them until it was discovered during a routine exam. Fibroids, which are also known as myomas, are benign tumors that grow on the uterine wall. They can form anywhere on uterine tissue…
While up to 40 percent of women have at least one fibroid by the time they reach menopause, most are not aware of them until it was discovered during a routine exam.
Common Fibroid Myths Examined
Fibroids are benign (non-cancerous) tumours that develop within the wall of the uterus (or womb). They may cause distortions or disturbances in the menstrual and reproductive function. The actual cause of fibroids is unknown. Although raised oestrogen levels are often associated with the increased growth of fibroids. Oestrogen is the female reproductive hormone produced by…
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