Women

Vermont mother and daughter on bike path

Learn about the issues that are important to women's health, and find information, resources and programs that help women live safe and healthy lives.

Information for You

There are many chemicals in our environment. Some of them are used in products we all use, including children’s products. Vermont prioritizes protecting public health and the environment.

Many Vermonters are eager to travel to warmer climates, but if you are pregnant or trying to become pregnant, do not travel to Zika-affected areas.

Personal health behaviors — such as poor eating habits, lack of exercise, smoking and excessive drinking — have a major impact on the health of the population and contribute to the leading causes o

WIC in Vermont is administered by the Department of Health. WIC Nutrition Services are available throughout the state at our twelve Local Health Offices and smaller WIC clinic sites near you.

A woman’s ability to access family planning, which allows her to choose whether and when to have children, has a direct impact on her health and well-being, as well as on the outcome of each pregna

Domestic and sexual violence are serious, preventable public health issues that affect millions of Americans and thousands of Vermonters.

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