Aging Women

10 Heart Health Facts Specific to Women That Might Surprise You  

By NWHN Contributor | Feb 14, 2024 |

The National Women’s Health Network Releases 2024 Policy Agenda

By NWHN Staff | Jan 24, 2024 | Comments Off on The National Women’s Health Network Releases 2024 Policy Agenda

Its issue briefs, legislative actions, and policy recommendations are a road map to true health equity for women across the life continuum.

The National Women’s Health Network’s 2024 Policy Agenda

By NWHN Staff | Jan 24, 2024 | Comments Off on The National Women’s Health Network’s 2024 Policy Agenda

034: A Sit-Down With Hospice Nurse Penny

By NWHN Staff | Dec 14, 2023 | Comments Off on 034: A Sit-Down With Hospice Nurse Penny

Tired, Afraid, and Looking For Answers – Cindy’s Menopause Story

By Carter Ringo | Aug 28, 2023 | Comments Off on Tired, Afraid, and Looking For Answers – Cindy’s Menopause Story

Cindy shares her lived experience living with perimenopause and menopause.

What You Need to Know About Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2024

By NWHN Staff | Aug 18, 2023 | Comments Off on What You Need to Know About Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2024

Much is at stake for women, children, and abortion access this budget season.

From the Wide-Open Green to the Dreaded Black Line: Gloria’s Osteoporosis Story

By Comms Intern | Dec 30, 2022 | Comments Off on From the Wide-Open Green to the Dreaded Black Line: Gloria’s Osteoporosis Story

I lived it: Real health stories from members to inspire, educate, and activate you.

Ep 008 Navigating Dementia and End of Life Care with Dr. Julie Thai

By Carter Ringo | Dec 27, 2022 | Comments Off on Ep 008 Navigating Dementia and End of Life Care with Dr. Julie Thai

Osteoporosis: Treatment

By NWHN Staff | Nov 2, 2017 | Comments Off on Osteoporosis: Treatment

Women want to know when it is appropriate to take a drug for osteoporosis, and which treatments are safe and effective. History has shown that preventing loss of bone mineral density in women who are otherwise at low risk of experiencing a fracture is dangerous.

Menopause and Sexuality

By NWHN Staff | Sep 9, 2016 | Comments Off on Menopause and Sexuality

Popular culture tells us that many women lose interest in sex during or after menopausal transition, but those ageist and sexist messages aren’t supported by good scientific research. We want you to have the facts and offer a few helpful remedies.