Osteoporosis Isn’t a Given

It's Never Too Late To Start Protecting Your Bone Health

Menopause & Aging Well

Black Doctors Work to Make Coronavirus Testing More Equitable

One pediatric surgeon helps 10,000 get COVID-19 tests by becoming their "doctor on record"

Access & Affordability

My Heavy Menstrual Bleeding Led to Iron-Deficiency Anemia and Disrupted My Career, but I Took My Life Back

I realized I couldn't keep living with debilitating bleeding and fatigue every month. Finally, I found the diagnosis and the care that I needed

Created With Support

Why the COVID-19 Vaccine Approval Process Should Be Driven by Science, Not Politics

Increasing public trust in vaccines may help keep millions of Americans safe and healthy

Policy

My Perspective on the Most Challenging Time in My Life: My Diagnosis of Breast Cancer

Having a serious illness can change your outlook

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The Breast Cancer Burden for Black Women

Black women are less likely to develop breast cancer but face a higher risk of early occurrence and death. Here's how to improve the odds.

Prevention & Screenings

Understand Your Density; Control Your Destiny. Take This Quiz

Nearly half of all women age 40 and older who get mammograms are found to have dense breasts. Are you one of them?

Breast Cancer

Do You Have Dense Breasts? Knowing Your Status Could Make a Difference in Your Breast Cancer Screening

Dense breast tissue can make it more difficult to detect breast cancer. It's your right to know your status

Prevention & Screenings

Why ‘Namaste’ Has Become the Perfect Pandemic Greeting

It's not just for yoga anymore; namaste is a an acknowledgement of our shared humanity when we need it most

Prevention & Screenings

Your Child’s Vaccines: What You Need to Know About Catching Up During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Vaccination rates dropped by as much as 60% in some parts of the country due to COVID-19. It's time to get back on track

Prevention & Screenings

Corralling the Facts on Herd Immunity

The effectiveness of herd immunity is a hotly debated topic. Time to separate fact from fiction

Prevention & Screenings

Rita Wilson Is on a Mission

Wilson and her husband, Tom Hanks, contracted COVID-19 in March; now she's partnered with the American Nurses Association to urge Americans to get their flu shot

Prevention & Screenings

Vaccines During and After Pregnancy

A pregnant woman should get vaccinated against whooping cough and flu during each pregnancy to protect herself and her baby, with immunity for the first few months of life.

Pregnancy & Postpartum

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

It's important to understand what the new guidelines mean for women's health. Education and collaboration with health care providers is key.

Expert Perspectives

Wondering If It's Safe to See a Health Care Provider?

Here are tips for prioritizing your health, safely.

Your Care