National Women's Health Week
Reported May 12, 2011
The Department of Health and Human Services is
trying to convince us that our health is a priority too. This week, it marks
National Womenís Health Week.
This yearís theme is ďItís Your TimeĒ and the department has partnered with
organizations all over the country to offer free screenings and other events to
encourage women to take better care of themselves.
Area events include screenings at many federal offices through the week and
health fairs on the 14th at Holy Cross Hospital in Silver Spring and at Inova
The NWHW Web site is filled with helpful advice about simple ways to stay
healthy. Itís also got a great page of resources with links to fact sheets and
Presidential Proclamation--National Women's Health Week
details available at: