cervical cancer toolkit


This new toolkit about cervical cancer screening includes creative and informative materials for both NPs and women. It is in partnership with the Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health.

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CAD symptoms

Are You at Risk of Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)?

We all know women and men are different. But did you know the symptoms we feel when we have a blockage in our heart arteries can also be different? If you’re expecting chest pain, you may be overlooking some important, less obvious symptoms.

Evaluate your symptoms with our CAD Symptoms Checklist.

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Track your 40 weeks with the HealthyPregnancy Newsletter

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small steps to a healthier you

Are your meals beige?

Are your meals beige? Foods with bright colors typically offer more nutritional value, and the more varied your foods, the more balanced your diet will be.

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When to Seek Medical Help for an Eye Problem

Some eye problems you can take care of yourself, but it's important to know how to do it and when to seek medical help.

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Fertility Info Lacking for Young Women Who Beat Cancer

Many young female cancer survivors say they don't receive enough information about preserving their fertility, a new study finds. These women are at risk for early menopause because of their cancer treatment. If they want to have children but are not yet ready to start a family, they may be able to freeze their eggs or embryos after treatment, researchers explained.

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Alternative Treatment for Arthritic Knees is as Effective as Physical Therapy

Legions of arthritis sufferers try physical therapy and anti-inflammatory drugs to no avail. Now, a new study looks East for relief--to the martial art tai chi. Researchers concluded that tai chi offers an alternative to physical therapy for common knee osteoarthritis--and it might also boost well-being.

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Cervical Cancer: A National Survey of Attitudes and Behaviors

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I go through phases where I battle constipation. What could be causing this?

I've mentioned my constipation to my health care provider before, and he told me to eat more fiber. What else can I do to help move things along?

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