Transformation of the Day: Louriel lost 75 pounds. In 2020, she began to experience heavy bleeding for months but could not seek treatment because of the pandemic. Eventually, she had to be rushed to the hospital to get an MRI and answers. She found out that she had lots of fibroids but would have to reduce her BMI from 40 to 35 to qualify for a hysterectomy. By maintaining a calorie deficit, figuring out the right mix of foods, and working out, she has reclaimed her health.
Transformation of the Day: Carla lost 63 pounds. Fibroids, neck pain due to a bad accident, and knee pain could not stop her. She avoided dining out and getting takeout during the lockdowns, which led her and her family to adopt healthier eating habits. She also shared that her husband partnered with her on this journey and became her walking partner.
Transformation of the Day: Joy lost 48 pounds. She was tired of being overweight and dealing with painful fibroid tumors. Knowing that she was the only one with the power to change her situation, she started cutting carbs and working out regularly. Her 6 month journey has yielded great results. Starting weight: 402 pounds Current […]
Transformation of the Day: Vonna lost 50 pounds. Her journey started with researching healthy alternatives for dealing with fibroids when her mother was facing a hysterectomy. This led to her changing her lifestyle and become more conscious of the role of nutrition and natural foods. Check out her journey. The initial thing that started my weight […]
My transformation journey is daily. I eat healthy to feel good not look good. I workout to be and feel healthy not for the physical. My reasons are why I have been successful. If you only want a physical transformation for looks you will find yourself not happy because nothing will ever be enough. Everyday […]
Transformation of the Day: NaTasha lost 63 pounds and has gone from a size 22 to a size 14. This proud mom and talented singer wanted to be more active for her daughter. She felt like she was slowly killing herself by not taking care of herself, so she decided to change. Here is what she […]
Fibroids, specifically uterine fibroids, are a common health issue among women during their childbearing years. Exact statistics of women affected by fibroids is difficult to determine since they generally have no symptoms. The OWH claims that anywhere from 20% to 80% of women will develop uterine fibroids by the time they are 50. On the […]
Weight Loss Story of the Day: Lakiesha lost 30 pounds. This proud mom decided to that after years of caring for others, focusing on work and just not having the time, that it was time to work on her weight and her overall health. Find out what she’s done since January 2014 to lose the weight […]
Weight Loss Story of the Day: My Sigma Gamma Rho Soror Meka lost 103 pounds. She was motivated by dealing with infertility, fibroids and sleep apnea, two conditions that are many times impacted by weight. Read her story and find out how she changed her lifestyle to find greater wellness: “My motivation for losing weight […]
Many African American women are living with fibroids. My mother has them and has had surgery. Two of my very close friends have had surgery for fibroids the size of oranges and grapefruits. It is extremely common among black women. I thought that I’d provide some background info on fibroids and their connection to weight. […]