Doctors Overlooked My Endometrial Cancer Symptoms for More than a Year

as said Nicole Audrey Spector My menstrual period has never been regular. My periods have always been too long, too short, too heavy and too frequent. There were times when it worried me, but after years of normal Pap tests, a healthy pregnancy, and cold-blooded doctors who said it was purely hormonal or linked to …

Black Women More Likely to Die from Endometrial Cancer

In 2012, Adrienne Moore noticed that her menstrual cycles were changing. Their periods were getting irregular, and when they came, they came with heavy bleeding and significant cramping. Healthcare providers have diagnosed cysts, fibroids, and even early menopause, but no one has offered a treatment plan that works, Moore said. Over the next four years, …

Quick Facts: What You Need to Know About Endometrial Cancer

Medically reviewed.Shawana Moore, DNP, CRNP, WHNP-BC Of the types of cancer that affect women’s reproductive systems, endometrial cancer – a type of uterine cancer – is the most common. It is important to understand the common risk factors for endometrial cancer and how you can reduce your risk of developing the disease. Endometrial cancer is …

Talking Clinically: Questions to Ask Your Health Care Professional About Endometrial

Information is power when it comes to endometrial cancer, a cancer that forms in the lining of the uterus. Learning about the signs and symptoms can help you act as quickly as possible to catch endometrial cancer early when it is more treatable. So, we reached Shawana Moore, DNP, CRNP, WHNP-BCpracticing nurse and assistant professor …