Adenomyosis: endometriosis’ poor cousin?
Adenomyosis is a very common cause of both heavy and painful periods. However, it is not as well understood as endometriosis, nor as well publicised! In this week's blog, Dr Alison Bryant-Smith summarises what we do know about 'adeno', from its underlying pathological mechanism, risk factors, symptoms, and management options.
Climbing the Ladder: Management options of fibroid-related heavy menstrual bleeding
In this week's blog post, we discuss one of the most common symptoms of fibroids: heavy menstrual bleeding, and the 'ladder' of management options: from simple over-the-counter medications, through to definitive surgical management (e.g. hysterectomy).
Unpacking Heavy Menstrual Bleeding: Understanding and Managing Heavy Periods
In this week's blog post we unpack heavy menstrual bleeding, to help you better understand and manage heavy periods. We outline common causes and provide tips on how to manage them and when to see a doctor. While periods are a fact of life, excessively heavy ones shouldn’t be tolerated!
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