Uterine fibroids can cause heavy bleeding, painful cramps, and sometimes serious complications during childbirth.
Most women get them at some point in their lives.
They run in families and African American women are more susceptible.
Now, there is a new minimally invasive technique to get rid of them for good.
Courtney Hunter explains how in Healthy Living.
Patients with fibroids should ask their doctors about the Acessa option for treatment.
It shrinks fibroids by 40%, reduces pain, and reduces bleeding during periods.