Johanna Skilling is an advertising and marketing professional living in New York City. Motivated by her own questions and experiences after being diagnosed with fibroids, Skilling has devoted much of her time to helping others who share her condition by researching and writing about living with fibroids. This is her second book on the subject. Nelson Stringer, m.d., is a leading expert in uterine fibroids and the author of Uterine Fibroids: What Every Woman Needs to Know. He lives in Chicago, Illinois.