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Policy Statements

HealthyWomen is proud of our advocacy on behalf of women.

Chronic Care Issues

October 11, 2021
HealthyWomen's Statement on Dr. Francis S. Collins' Impending Departure From the National Institutes of Health

September 29, 2021
HW Comments to September 29, 2021 ACIP CDC meeting

September 21, 2021
HealthyWomen's comments to the NIH for its meeting, "Advancing NIH Research on the Health of Women: A 2021 Conference," to identify gaps in research and pitfalls in clinical practice when it comes to maternal health, chronic debilitating conditions in women and cervical cancer survival rates.

August 9, 2021
HealthyWomen's Pneumuococcal Vaccine Statement

May 10, 2021
HealthyWomen's letter in support of National Women's Health Week (NWHW)

April 9, 2021
HealthyWomen's letter in support of "Black Maternal Health Week"

March 10, 2021
Letter to Joint Arthritis Advisory Committee in support of nonaddictive treatment for chronic pain in support of nonaddictive treatment for chronic pain

February 28, 2021
Statement for Dr. Anita Gupta from HealthyWomen

October 21, 2020
HealthyWomen Statement on Proposal to Withdraw Only FDA-Approved Treatment Option for Preterm Birth

September 4, 2020
HealthyWomen's Letter to the FDA and NIH on Chronic Pain Treatment Options

August 27, 2020
HealthyWomen Statement on Uterine Fibroid Research and Education Act (SB 4397)

August 21, 2020
New American Cancer Society Cervical Cancer Screening Guidelines: Statement from HealthyWomen CEO Beth Battaglino, RN-C

June 26, 2020
Statement From HealthyWomen CEO on the Trump Administration's Request to Overturn the Affordable Care Act