Women

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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

According to Vermont law: An abused or neglected child is a child whose physical health, psychological growth, and development or welfare is harmed or is at substantial risk of harm by the acts or omissions of his or her parent or other person responsible for the child's welfare.

Heart disease, or cardiovascular disease, affects women differently than men. Find important information and resources – like Ladies First – especially for women.

Early detection of cancer in people without symptoms (also called screening) can help to find and treat cancer early, leading to better outcomes.

Cardiovascular Disease (CVD), or heart disease, is a serious health condition that affects over 37,000 Vermonters a year.

The Health Department recommends that people limit eating some fish caught in Vermont waters.

Start your prenatal care as soon as you know you are pregnant. Getting regular checkups with your health care provider will help you have a healthy pregnancy and a healthy baby.

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