What is women's health?

Erika Schwartz, MD
Internal Medicine
It's a developing specialty primarily focusing on prevention and education of women. It focuses on empowering women to take ownership of their bodies and understand its function as well as encourage them to demand respect and true care from their physicians.

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Women's Health

Women's Health

Did you know that women are more likely to seek medical care than men? Sexual health needs, like pregnancy and contraception, often necessitate early visits to a doctor. But as we age, various health issues affect women more than ...

men, including depression, weight problems, and certain types of arthritis.In order to maintain your health and wellness, make sure you get an annual checkup.
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