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March 25, 2019

Griffith, Ybarra Join SWHR Board of Directors

The Society for Women’s Health Research announced the election of two new members to its Board of Directors: Dr. Linda G. Griffith, professor of biological engineering at the Massachusetts Institute…
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March 11, 2019

Struggling to ‘Spring Forward’? Rethink Your Sleep Routine

Science is telling us more clearly all the time that we are setting ourselves up for failure by ignoring sleep as a critical part of the equation for good health.
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March 4, 2019

The HPV Vaccine: A Step Forward for Women’s Health

The HPV vaccine is one of the major milestones in cancer research, displaying the great promise of cancer prevention.
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February 27, 2019

Pregnancy Complications May Influence Women’s Future Heart Health

A growing body of evidence shows women may have an increased risk of heart disease in the decades following a pregnancy in which they suffered from complications such as gestational…
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February 25, 2019

Identifying Barriers to Care for Women With Endometriosis

An SWHR working group published an expert review that identifies areas of need to improve a woman’s diagnosis, treatment, and access to quality care, as well as highlights priorities for…
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January 22, 2019

New Treatments, Universal Screening May Ease Burden of Perinatal Depression

The most common, most underdiagnosed, and most undertreated pregnancy-related complication in the United States is perinatal depression — depression that occurs during pregnancy or within the first year after delivery. An estimated…
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January 14, 2019

SWHR Engages With FDA on Patient-Focused Drug Development

SWHR seeks to ensure that meaningful input from women is included in the development and regulatory review of new medical products.
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December 20, 2018

Roche Diagnostics CMO Alan Wright Joins SWHR Board of Directors

The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) is pleased to announced the election of Alan Wright, MD, MPH, chief medical officer at Roche Diagnostics Corp., to its Board of Directors.
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December 6, 2018

SWHR Praises Work of Dedicated FDA Women’s Health Advocate Marsha Henderson

In her 22 years at the Food and Drug Administration, Marsha B. Henderson has had a profound influence on the advancement of women’s health research. When she retires at the…