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Search Treatment Options For Cancer

If you have cancer, search available clinical trials with HealthyWomen's free and confidential Clinical Trial Navigation Service.

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National Women's Checkup Day: Why This Day Matters

National Women's Checkup Day is a good reminder that just one day of paying attention to your health could add years to your life.

Healthy Aging

Happy National Women's Health Week! Celebrating Your Health At Every Age

Your body changes with each passing year, so it's important to be aware of and take care of your health needs and concerns at every age.

Healthy Aging

Colon Cancer Screening Options That Aren't A Colonoscopy

To detect colon cancer earlier, it’s critical to know your options and understand that colonoscopies aren’t the only colon cancer screening option available.

Healthy Aging

The Importance Of Early Detection For Colorectal Cancer

Early detection, although not a perfect science, can be your best bet for treatment and remission or prevention of many cancers.


Make self-care a priority in your everyday life, so you can ultimately become a "healthier her"—for yourself and your family.

The FDA: A Strong Supporter Of Women's Health

The FDA's Office of Women's Health protects and advances the health of women, so it's important to support full funding for the FDA.

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Burning Sensation During Intercourse

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