Women’s Health Resources and Links
We recommend the following websites dealing with women’s healthcare issues. Please note that while these are reputable clinical websites, Midwest Center for Women’s HealthCare does not endorse or assume any responsibility for any content on these external websites.
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- womenshealth.gov This site represents the National Women’s Health Information Center (NWHIC), a division of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Their mission is to “provide leadership to promote health equity for women and girls through sex/gender-specific approaches” through the development of innovative programs, by educating health professionals, and by motivating behavior change in consumers through the dissemination of health information.
- healthywomen.org The National Women’s Health Resource Center sponsors this site and provides in-depth, objective, physician-approved information on a broad range of women’s health issues.
- webmd.com WebMD.com provides health information, tools for managing your health, and support to those who seek information. Their content is frequently reviewed by an independent medical review board for accuracy and timeliness.
- mayoclinic.org This award-winning consumer Web site offers health information, self-improvement and disease management tools to help people manage their health.
- acog.org The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), a private, voluntary, nonprofit organization, was founded in 1951 in Chicago, IL. Today, based in Washington, D.C. and with more than 52,000 members, it is the nation’s leading group of physicians providing women’s healthcare. While directed to the healthcare professional, ACOG’s website contains useful information on a wide range of topics regarding women’s healthcare.
- americanpregnancy.org The American Pregnancy Association is a national health organization committed to promoting reproductive and pregnancy wellness through education, research, advocacy and community awareness.
- nafc.org The National Association for Continence is a national, private, non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life of people with incontinence, voiding dysfunction, and related disorders. The mission of their website is to provide public education and advocacy about the causes, prevention, diagnosis, treatments, and management alternatives for incontinence.
- nof.org The National Osteoporosis Foundation is the nation’s leading voluntary health organization solely dedicated to osteoporosis and bone health.