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American Diabetes Month

Join the American Diabetes Association to put good food and good health on the table during American Diabetes Month this November. Whether you are one of the nearly 30 million Americans living with diabetes or the 86 million Americans with prediabetes, or you simply want to live a healthier lifestyle, the Eat Well, America! campaign […]

The Gathering – Thank You!

Thank you to everyone who made it out to our Annual Gathering this year!

It was yet another wonderful event, filled with learning, connecting with others, and re-energizing the mind, body & spirit. This year we focused on Dementia & Aging – an increasingly relevant topic, whether you are someone who has already been diagnosed […]

GrapeVine Project Nurse Highlight

Meet Ardyce McMillen, Parish Nurse

Ardyce McMillen was trained for the WWHF’s GrapeVine Project in April 2008 and has presented sessions in Reedsburg, WI. Ardyce has held 9 educational sessions. She is a Parish Nurse at the Reedsburg Bible Baptist Church.

The GrapeVine Project is a free health education program for women presented by […]

WWHF Releases a CME!

We have released our new Continuing Medical Education (CME) video – Perinatal Smoking Cessation: Challenges and Opportunities.

This free informational video incorporates information from our First Breath program to describe the unique treatment needs of pregnant smokers. The video was created based on recent research and evidenced-based clinical practice guidelines. Perinatal Smoking Cessation: […]

The call for 2014 Everyday Health Heroes is now open!

Everyday Health Heroes Awards honor individuals who have impacted the health and welfare of their families or communities. Nominees may include teachers, coaches, parents, neighbors, your family and friends.

Everyday Health Heroes are men and women who lead by example and make health a priority. Everyday Health Heroes:

Make courageous choices;

Are creative in […]

Cervical Health Awareness

The Wisconsin Women’s Health Foundation wants you to know that there’s a lot you can do to prevent cervical cancer. About 79 million Americans currently have HPV (human papillomavirus), the most common sexually transmitted disease. HPV is a major cause of cervical cancer.

The good news?

HPV can be prevented by the HPV vaccine. […]

Healthy Weight Week

The Annual Healthy Weight Week is a week-long observance to recognize healthy diet-free living habits that result in the prevention of eating and weight issues.

Maintaining a healthy weight is crucial to healthy living, but people are often sucked into fraudulent diets and weight-loss “miracles.” Tuesday, January 21 is devoted to ridding the world of […]

Happy Holidays

…from all of us here at WWHF. Stay warm and well during the holiday season!

 

 

World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day, observed on December 1st, is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show support for people living with HIV and to honor people who have died.       Why is World AIDS Day important?

Globally, an estimated 34 million people are living with HIV1. More […]

WWHF is Thankful

When we asked our staff what they were thankful for this holiday season, these are some of the responses we received:

 

Janet: “I am thankful for the people I have in my life. I have wonderful, loving family, friends and co-workers!!!”

Marilyn: “This year I am so very thankful for my mother’s uncomplicated […]