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Hand holding pen writing in notebook 6.12.24 | Women's Health Perspective
Jennifer’s Uterine Fibroids Journey

Last year, at the age of 45, I found myself at a low point. Every month, I had a period that lasted 10 days, with pain and bleeding so severe that I would be homebound for at least three days, Jennifer writes.

6.4.24 | Fertility
Bridging the Infertility Care Gap

Infertility is clinically defined as the inability to achieve pregnancy after one year of intercourse without birth control or when an individual has had two or more failed pregnancies.

5.29.24 | Endometriosis
SWHR Celebrates Reintroduction of the Endometriosis CARE Act

The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) was honored to join Congresswoman and Congressional Endometriosis Caucus Co-Chair Nikema Williams (GA-05) […]

5.28.24 | Research and Clinical Trials
SWHR Discusses Actions to Improve Women’s Heart Health at OSSD 2024 

SWHR Chief Science Officer Irene O. Aninye, PhD presents at the “Lights, Camera, and Action to Improve Women’s Heart Health” […]

5.23.24 | Obesity
Learning to Support Women Living with Obesity at the “Exploring Obesity’s Impact on Women” Congressional Briefing 

On May 2, 2024, the Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) held a congressional briefing titled “Exploring Obesity’s Impact on Women and Policy’s Role in Improving Outcomes” at the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington D.C.

5.10.24 | Women's Health Perspective
Callie Giddings’ Endometriosis Journey

I was diagnosed with stage 4 endometriosis three years ago. I endured multiple trips to the emergency room before my diagnosis.

5.10.24 | Women's Health Perspective
Simone Vanden Heuvel’s Menopause Journey

My story may seem boring compared to others, but I am just now learning that I may have been doing things wrong.

5.1.24 | Alzheimer's Disease
Spotlighting Women’s Health Research at the “The Power of Research: The Need for Gender Equity” Luncheon

On April 24, 2024, the Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) and the Women’s Alzheimer’s Movement (WAM) at Cleveland Clinic co-hosted a poignant luncheon titled “The Power of Research: The Need for Gender Equity.”

The Society Celebrates a Seminal Year in Women’s Health at the SWHR 2024 Gala

The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) hosted its 34th Annual Awards Gala on April 25, 2024 in Washington, D.C. […]