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

Here is information about heart disease, risk factors, blood pressure, prevention, monitoring and treatment, plus tools and resources for individuals and families.

Being at a healthy weight can help lower your chances of developing chronic diseases like high blood pressure, heart disease, diabetes and some cancers.

The Vermont Adult Tobacco Survey is a telephone survey of Vermont adults (18+).

You already know that breastfeeding is best for you and your baby. What you may not know is that learning to breastfeed can take time, patience and practice.

If you are trying to become pregnant or are just thinking about it, it is never too early to start getting ready for pregnancy.

Through the Personal Responsibility and Education Program (PREP), the Health Department supports a variety of community organizations that promote adolescent sexual and reproductive health. 

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