Women's Health

Women's Health

Aging well with a bleeding disorder: What women should know
Having a bleeding disorder means you need to pay closer attention to your lifestyle and self-care as you grow older...
Bleeding Disorders in Women and Joint Pain
Joint pain is a symptom many women experience that may be underreported and left untreated.
Better You Know seeks people with undiagnosed bleeding disorders
Helping women seek proper diagnosis, treatment and care for their symptoms.
A Growing Network of Support
Symptoms of a bleeding disorder can feel frightening and isolating. The National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF) intends to change that experience...
Woman, preventing cervical cancer
Although cancer is a mighty foe, some types can be conquered. One of those types is cervical cancer. According to...
A glass-walled office offers no privacy when you’re hunched over a trash can with a nosebleed. So says Michelle Cecil...
As many as 2 million American women have bleeding disorders and do not know it, according to the Office on...
Although they outnumber people with hemophilia by a large margin, those with von Willebrand disease (VWD) feel practically invisible at...
The number one cause of hospitalizations for women is not breast cancer, stroke or heart attack—it’s fractures caused by osteoporosis...
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is replacing its previous A-X system of rating the risk of prescription drugs...
For six months during 2014, representatives of 14 NHF chapters from across the country gathered virtually once a month to...
At Risk for Anemia
Pregnant women, young children, women with heavy periods and people with bleeding disorders have at least one thing in common—they...
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