Poor Sleep Makes You More Than Just Sleepy
We’ve all experienced times where we haven’t gotten enough sleep, whether it’s pulling an all-nighter to cram for a test,…
More Than Just Anatomy: Sex Differences in the Lower Urinary Tract
A new SWHR report highlights how improving our knowledge about sex differences in cell biology in the female and male…
Hill Briefing: Addressing Migraine Burden Through Research and Policy
To draw attention to the need for research and policy changes to address migraine burden, advocacy group Research!America hosted a…
SWHR Remembers Former Board Member Colleen Conway-Welch
Former SWHR Board member and dedicated women’s health advocate Colleen Conway-Welch, PhD, RN, died on Oct. 13 after a battle…
Veterans Health Administration: Making Changes to Better Serve Women
Women are the fastest-growing segment within the U.S. veteran population and account for nearly 10 percent of the people served…
SWHR Applauds Report Addressing Research Gaps on Safe, Effective Therapies for Pregnant and Lactating Women
The Society for Women’s Health Research commends the Task Force on Research Specific to Pregnant Women and Lactating Women for…
Hormones and Migraine: A Lifelong Connection
For women with migraine, fluctuating hormonal levels both during their monthly menstrual cycle and over the course of their lifespan…
Speeding Progress in Migraine Requires Unraveling Sex Differences
To decrease the substantial health and economic burden of migraine, researchers need to address how the disease differs between women…
Studying Sex Differences Benefits Both Women and Men — Here’s Why
Most of what we know about human health and disease is based on research on men. This is because, until…