While many women may develop uterine fibroids, there are several factors that can put you at a higher risk. These include:

๐Ÿ‘‰ Age (most common in women of 30 โ€“ 40 years old)

๐Ÿ‘‰ Family history of fibroids

๐Ÿ‘‰ Race (being of African descent)

๐Ÿ‘‰ A diet high in red meat

๐Ÿ‘‰ Vitamin D deficiencyย 

๐Ÿ‘‰ Obesityย 

๐Ÿ‘‰ No history of pregnancy

๐Ÿ‘‰ Early onset menstruation

If any of the above factors apply to you, it might be time to visit your gynae for a check-up ๐Ÿ™ย 


If youโ€™ve been diagnosed and would like to learn more about UFE treatment, please visit our website www.fibroids.co.za or send us a message online ๐Ÿ’