They can cause pain, longer menstrual cycles, and even impact fertility and uterine fibroids are three times more common in African American women than other groups. That’s why our medical correspondent, Dr. Corey Hebert, wants us to get the facts on symptoms, diagnosis and the most up-to-date treatments. Click play on our latest EBONY Health video and see what the “doctor for the people” has to say. Once you’ve watched, please make sure to share with friends and family. Doctor’s orders.