Reviewed Women's Health Government Links
(viewing 1 - 5 of 7)National Women's Health Information Center
Welcome to the National Women's Health Information Center. This website and toll-free call center was created to provide FREE, reliable health information for women everywhere. Browse the database for great resources or take a look through the Special Sections on topic areas like heart disease, disabilities, pregnancy, body image, domestic violence and rape. A well designed and very informative website on a vast range of health-related topics relevant to women everywhere.
Smoking and How to Quit
This site provides information women who smoke, including Surgeon General reports, sections on reasons to quit with links to more information, how to quit, and a special section for teens and also parents. The information very readable and the site is easy to navigate. The site is also available in Spanish.
This section of the National Women's Health Information Center website contains useful and practical information about preparing for pregnancy, what happens during each of the three trimesters of pregnancy, fertility, labor and after childbirth. The information is comprehensive, yet easy to understand. The site is easy to navigate and eye-catching.
Heart Disease and Stroke
This article provides an overview of the affect that strokes and heart disease have on women in the United States. It includes definitions, risk factors and statistics.
What I need to know about Bladder Control for Women
This is a recently launched campaign encouraging women to seek help for their incontinence. Publications cover bladder control and concerns women may have such as pregnancy, childbirth, and menopause. Materials are written and designed to be easy to read. A well-organized site.