Senate Appropriations Committee Releases Nine Remaining Fiscal Year 2022 Spending Bills
Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy (D-VT) on Monday released the draft text of the nine remaining fiscal year (FY)…
Facing Infertility: How a Shift in Approach, Education, and Policy Could Improve Outcomes
Infertility—defined as failure to conceive after 1 year of regular, unprotected sex—is increasingly common in the United States. For the…
SWHR Releases Statement on NIH Director Retirement Announcement
October 5, 2021 — The Society for Women’s Health Research issued the following statement in response to the announcement that…
The Complementary Nature of Federal Science Agencies in Advancing the Nation’s Health
As our nation looks to tackle both longstanding and new and emerging challenges, science entities across the federal government play…
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…