Monday, May 11, 2015

National Women's Health Week- May 10 - 16

This week is National Women’s Health Week!

National Women’s Health Week is an observance led by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women’s Health. The goal is to empower women to make their health a priority.  Focusing on women’s health is a critical issue.  A recent article in the Washington Post, highlights some alarming trends in women’s health in areas involving STDs, mental health, disparities, and chronic disease prevention. Click on the following link to read the full article. http://wapo.st/1IS1y6h

What steps can I take for better health?
To improve your physical and mental health, you can:

Find out what additional steps you should take based on your age.

How can I participate in National Women’s Health Week?
The Office on Women’s Health invites women across the country to:

Visit Office of Women's Health to find out more.



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