FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 29, 2020
Washington, DC – CARE (Community, Action, Research, and Education) About Fibroids, a nonprofit women's health organization dedicated to raising policymaker awareness of the impact of uterine fibroids among women in the U.S., today announced the publication of the group's third white paper entitled, "A Report on the Sexual and Emotional Impact of Uterine Fibroids." Given that the physical impacts of uterine fibroids have been well-documented and researched, CARE About Fibroids deemed it vital to focus on the emotional, mental, and psychological impact. The report predominately highlights the need for providers, physicians, community advocates, and activists to understand the overreaching impact that uterine fibroids has on the women who have to confront their existence every day.