Women's Health: For Patients and Consumers
- NIH Office of Research on Women’s Health promotes women’s health research within the NIH community and beyond.
- American Academy of Family Physicians‘ website for patients provides information on diseases and conditions, tips for prevention, and information by stages of development.
- The National Library of Medicine offers a wide variety of information on women’s health topics, including Women’s Health (General) and Reproductive Hazards, among other topics.
- The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), the largest association of obstetricians and gynecologists in the United States, provides patient information (http://www.acog.org/For_Patients/Patient_Education_FAQs_List ), a “find a physician” function (http://www.acog.org/About_ACOG/Find_an_Ob-Gyn), and other information on women’s health.
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention offers general information, publications, research, and state and national statistics on women’s health.
- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office on Women’s Health provides a website for women, womenshealth.gov, with information on a variety of health topics, research, and health care services.
- U.S. Food and Drug Administration Office on Women’s Health offers women’s health topics with a focus on safety, nutrition, and health.
Please note: Links to organizations and information included on these pages do not indicate endorsement from the NICHD, NIH, or HHS.
Last Updated Date: 11/30/2012
Last Reviewed Date: 11/30/2012