Medicaid Expansion: Providing Long-Term Care to New Mothers
Maternal mortality rates in the United States continue to grow, with widening disparities in outcomes for Black, Indigenous, People of…
SWHR Submits Comments to Inform ORWH Women’s Health Consensus Conference
The Society for Women’s Health Research this week submitted comments in response to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office…
SWHR Statement on the Build Back Better Act
September 14, 2021 – The Society for Women’s Health Research issued the following statement in response to the House’s Markup…
Moving from Possibilities to Preparedness Using Genetic Screening
By Carolyn McPhee, Manager, Science Programs Genetic screening may not be top of mind for many parents-to-be when deciding to…
SWHR Psoriatic Arthritis Fact Sheet Provides Primary Care Physicians with Key Diagnostic and Treatment Information
Psoriatic arthritis (PsA) is a chronic immune-mediated systemic condition that affects about 30% of people with psoriasis (1). While PsA…
SWHR Urges Prioritization of Women’s Health in APRA-H Listening Session
The Society for Women’s Health Research this month was invited to participate in a stakeholder meeting to inform the planning…
House Passes FY 2022 Spending Bill for HHS, Other Agencies
The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday passed H.R. 4502, a package of seven FY 2022 spending bills, including the…
More Than Skin Deep: Assessing Gaps in Care for Patients with Alopecia, Atopic Dermatitis, and Psoriatic Arthritis
SWHR recently convened a diverse working group of expert researchers, health care providers, patient advocates, and policy leaders for a…
When Trying Hasn’t Worked: Understanding Fertility Options for Women
For many couples, infertility causes great distress and concern. Fortunately, there are treatment options available that may increase fertility...