Prevention & Screenings

Where Can You Get Vaccines? Infographic

Where Can You Get Vaccines?

Your healthcare provider’s office is just one of many places you can get vaccines

¿Dónde puedes obtener vacunas? Infographic

¿Dónde puedes obtener vacunas?

El consultorio de tu proveedor de servicios médicos es uno de los muchos lugares en los que puedes obtener vacunas

Laarni San Juan

I Wish I’d Known About the Shingles Vaccine Sooner

What started out as a small blemish turned into the worst illness of my life

doctor preparing a pregnant woman for vaccination

Why Aren’t Pregnant Women Getting Vaccinated?

Despite evidence of the efficacy, safety and benefits of maternal immunization, 40% of pregnant women did not receive essential vaccines in 2019 and 2020

HPV Vaccine

HPV Vaccine: What You Might Have Missed During the Pandemic

If you missed your HPV vaccine because of the pandemic, don’t worry. You don’t have to start over.

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10 Vaccines Adults Should Get

Speak with your healthcare provider about which vaccines you need

Varicella Vaccine

What’s the Connection Between Chickenpox and Shingles?

This itchy childhood illness might lead to shingles years later

Scientist hold blood samples tube for Sexually Transmitted Disease. Syphilis, HBV, HIV, HCV

Why Did Sexually Transmitted Infections Go up During the Pandemic — and What Can We Do About It?

Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are increasing at an alarming rate, but testing and treatment can help

Two women one young, one older, showing generations of women.

Wellness Visits by Decade

What to expect at your annual checkups in every stage of life

 Kizzmekia S Corbett, Ph.D.

15 Minutes With: Kizzmekia S Corbett, Ph.D., Talks to HealthyWomen About Omicron

The renowned scientist who led the team that developed the Moderna vaccine against Covid-19 discusses the pandemic and what she hopes for the future

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I Thought I Knew About the Dangers of Summer Heat

My normal weekend hike almost turned deadly

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