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Happy 25th Anniversary, OWH!
Dr. Nancy C. Lee
We've made great strides in women's health. Women are living longer and surviving breast and lung cancer, HIV/AIDS, and heart disease more than ever before.
Participate in a Clinical Trial: Make a Difference
Marsha B. Henderson
Clinical trials just don't come up in casual conversations. I want to change that. I want to get women talking about why it is important for us to participate.
Let's Talk About Bladders
The bladder isn't given much thought. Unless it demands our attention, we simply ignore it. But ignoring it has costs. So let's start talking about the bladder.
Bottom Line: Mammograms are Still Covered
Recently, several organizations have updated breast cancer screening recommendations, including the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF).
I'm Young and Healthy, But I Still Need Insurance
Everyone deserves great health coverage, including you. Check out the five things you should know about applying for health insurance.
Caregiving Changed Me: One Daughter's Story
Carol D. O'Dell
Agreed denial. That was our little dance — my mother and me — when it came to her health concerns.
Making Strides Toward an AIDS-free Generation
Sylvia Mathews Burwell
This World AIDS Day, let's reflect on the many people we've lost to HIV/AIDS and the many lives we can save in the years to come.
Treat Yourself to Peace of Mind
It's that time again! Whether you're renewing a plan you love, increasing your coverage, or applying for the first time, it's time to get covered!
4 Reasons to Say, "Thanks, Birth Control!"
More than 88% of women of reproductive age in the United States have used birth control at some point in their lives. There are a lot of reasons to be thankful.
Giving Power Back To Survivors
Getting appropriate medical care is a basic right. Victims of domestic violence can now take back control with their own health insurance.
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