Acessa Health plans to develop new products and expand its market reach.

It’s been a whirlwind few months for medical device maker Acessa Health.

In June, the company announced it had acquired a noninvasive treatment for uterine fibroids from a California medical device company.

At the same time, the company said it had secured $30 million in Series A financing to expand its product portfolio, develop new technology and expand sales and marketing.

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When Erin Robinson’s Fibroid Pain Got Real, She Chose Story Over Silence

When you meet Erin Robinson in person, you realize something immediately. The energy that bursts across every Clevver video, every Amazing Race episode, even every tweet, that is real. She and her Clevver co-workers have become YouTube stars with down-to-earth confidence, stylish goofiness, all set on level 10. So when Robinson started feeling enormous pain last year, which she would learn was caused by 13 uterine fibroids, her dilemma was more than medical, even more than fear for her health and future.

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Insufficient data exist on which to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of Acessa procedure in women who plan future pregnancy. Therefore, the Acessa procedure is not recommended for women who are planning future pregnancy

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