Join Responsum for Fibroids

Looking for support on your fibroids journey?

You're in the right place!

Living with fibroids doesn’t have to be isolating and overwhelming. Join a community of women who trust Responsum for Fibroids to provide expert tips, shared stories, helpful resources, and a supportive community of women who understand.

Get answers to all your questions

What are uterine fibroids?
Six common fibroids myths
Ovarian cysts or fibroids?
Types of fibroids
Symptoms of fibroids
Living with uterine fibroids
What to ask your doctor
What causes fibroids?
When to get a second opinion
Fibroids treatment options
Dating with fibroids
How to talk to your partner

Hear it from other patients

Our Expert Advisory Council

The Expert Advisory Council (EAC) for Responsum for Fibroids is made up of both individuals and advocacy, education, and healthcare organizations—all of whom are professionally and personally devoted to women impacted by fibroids and women’s health.

Shanaka Elbourne

Fibroids patient and advocate

Tanika Gray Valbrun

Award-winning journalist, educator, and founder of The White Dress Project

Soyini Hawkins, MD, MPH, FACOG

Minimally invasive gynecologic surgeon

Nancy Lee, MD

Women’s health expert and science advisory member of CARE About Fibroids


John C. Lipman, MD, FSIR

Founder & Medical Director
of the Atlanta Fibroid Center

Jessica Shepherd, MD, MBA, FACOG

OB-GYN and women’s health expert, specializing in minimally invasive gynecology

Dora Velasquez

Fibroids patient and advocate

Responsum for Fibroids is free and available via web browser or Apple iOS and Android mobile app

Stay informed with your customized Newsfeed

Keep up-to-date on the latest fibroids news with your personalized in-app Newsfeed that features content vetted by leading experts in the medical, scientific, and patient advocacy fields.

Build connections and get community support

Connecting with other fibroids patients and caregivers is a great way to share experiences, advice, and encouragement. You can chat with other users and post comments, photos, and videos.

Easily organize and update your medical information

Use the Patient One-Sheet to store all of your medical information and save time at the doctor’s office. You can print, share, and download this easy-to-use, patient-designed dropdown form.

The tools to manage your health—all in one place

Find exactly what you need

Find relevant related resources on each post in the Community Chat.

Do more with the content you read

Save, share, react, comment, and print every article in your Newsfeed.

Keep track of what's important

Store and maintain all your basic health info in your Patient One-Sheet and bring it to your next doctor’s appointment.

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