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What Is the Vagus Nerve?

What happens in the vagus nerve doesn’t stay in the vagus nerve

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Monthly Policy Roundup

Read our roundup of the latest policy developments and research findings on women's health

5 Realistic Ways to Declutter

5 Realistic Ways to Declutter

Learn how to set achievable goals that spark true joy by clearing out clutter

Calcium for Wome

Curious About Calcium?

Does calcium do a body good? Read on to get the facts.

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Colorectal Cancer: What Every Woman Needs to Know

Get the facts on this common, yet highly preventable disease

Top 8 Healthy Sleep Habits

Top 8 Healthy Sleep Habits

Follow this sleep hygiene checklist for a better night’s sleep

6th Annual HealthyWomen Event

6th Annual HealthyWomen Event

Every year, we bring together experts, researchers and innovators to celebrate advancements in women's health

Why Don’t Women Get the Same Treatment for Heart Disease as Men

Why Don’t Women Get the Same Treatment for Heart Disease as Men?

Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women and men, so why are women being given different treatment?

Symptoms of Heart Attacks in Women

Symptoms of Heart Attacks in Women

Knowing your risk factors and the warning signs can help save your life

 7 Healthy Habits to Improve Your Body and Mind

7 Healthy Habits to Improve Your Body and Mind

Creating healthy habits can help you make self-care second nature

Healthy for the Holidays

Tips for Staying Healthy During the Holidays

Tools to be your healthiest self — mind and body — this holiday season

Vaccine Education Program

Vaccine Education Program

Now More Than Ever, Vaccines Are a Vital Public Health Tool. Our new program separates fact from fiction.

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Living With Atopic Dermatitis (AD)

Expert information and advice to help you — or a loved one — manage the physical and emotional effects of AD

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New Anti-Obesity Medications Are More Effective with Fewer Side Effects

New meds for managing obesity offer more choices and fewer side effects than ever before

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Thyroid Eye Disease 101

Up to 1 in 2 people who have Graves’ disease have symptoms of thyroid eye disease — and it’s more common in women

Josephine Casanova

Doctors Overlooked My Endometrial Cancer Symptoms for More Than a Year

My bleeding was heavy and constant, but doctors just chalked it up to hormones and threw me on birth control

Reclaim Your Wellness program

Reclaim Your Wellness

HealthyWomen and Black Women's Health Imperative Partner on a national obesity awareness campaign

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You and Your Bladder

What's normal and what's not when it comes to your bladder

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What Is Pneumococcal Disease?

Learn about pneumococcal disease, how it spreads and how to prevent it

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End-of-Life Planning 101

Making financial and medical plans for your end of life is important. Here’s how to get started.

Kristen Lummis

I Was on High Alert for Cancer, but not Endometrial Cancer

I knew Lynch syndrome increased our family’s risk of colorectal cancer. I didn’t know it could be just as likely to cause endometrial cancer.