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Oral Health is Essential

Oral health is essential to the general health and well-being of all people.

The mouth includes not only the teeth and gums and their supporting tissues, but also the hard and soft palate, the mucosal lining of the mouth and throat, the tongue, the lips, the salivary glands, the chewing muscles, and the […]

Do You Know Osteoporosis?

May is National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month. You make think you don’t need to worry about osteoporosis yet, but think again…

Here in America’s Dairyland, you might expect that we all take in plenty of calcium resulting in GREAT bones! But the truth is many of us develop osteoporosis in later life and suffer […]

Have you had a checkup recently?

Mother’s day kicks off National Women’s Health week. National Women’s Health Week is a weeklong health observance coordinated by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office on Women’s Health.

On Monday, May 13th we observed National Women’s Checkup Day. As the 14th annual observance, WWHF wants to encourage women to take the following […]

Alcohol & Drug-Related Birth Defects Awareness Week

Did you know, that in the US, about 1 million pregnant women smoke cigarettes and another 750,000 women drink alcohol during pregnancy? An additional 225,000 women use an illicit drug at least once while pregnant.

Not only are these statistics alarming, but fetal alcohol syndrome disorders (FASD) are the leading known cause of developmental disabilities […]

Mother’s Day!

Mother’s Day is coming up on Sunday and the WWHF would like to help you celebrate! Please enter your mom’s name and email in the form below and we’ll send her a Mother’s Day e-card.

You can also make a donation in honor or memory of your mother by following this link. Your support will […]

Happy Teacher Appreciation Day!

Teachers are important to us here at the Wisconsin Women’s Health Foundation. Not only was our founder and president, Sue Ann Thompson, a teacher for 30 years, but we all understand that we are where we are today because of wonderful teachers. We thought the best way to express our appreciation on National Teacher’s Day […]

May is Stroke Awareness Month

May is a very special month for women it is a time to honor our Mothers and to continue to care of our health!

Like heart disease, stroke is a major threat to the health and well being of women. Heart disease is the number one cause of death among women and stroke is number […]

The Benefits of Journaling

There are probably several of you who are reading this and can remember keeping a diary when you were younger, recording events in your life: where you went, who you were with, what happened. It may have had a lock on it and you would have been horrified if any one read it.

Journaling is […]