Resource Guide for Uterine Fibroids
by Cynthia M. Johnson, MA
American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
409 12th Street SW
Washington, DC 20024-2188
ACOG provides its members and the general public with a professional bookstore, patient education materials, and news releases. Information on government relations, women's issues, technical help, professional meetings, and a physician referral service are also provided .
The National Uterine Fibroids Foundation
PO Box 9688
Colorado Springs, CO 80932-0688
NUFF is a not-for-profit public benefit corporation organized to engage in charitable, educational, and scientific activities related to the care and treatment of women who have uterine fibroids or related conditions of the reproductive system. NUFF provides information to the public, advocates for the rights of all women, facilitates research studies, promotes alternatives to hysterectomy, and provides support to internet-developed women's health groups. NUFF also facilitates local "meet-ups" so interested women can connect with other women who have fibroids.
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