The KNOWH blog offers updates on a variety of timely women’s health topics. Check out the latest posts, or dig into the archives to find information you can use. Older posts are available in the KNOWH blog archive.
Beyond Morning Sickness: Hyperemesis Gravidarum
February 2024 - Hyperemesis gravidarum (HG) is the medical term for the most severe form of nausea and vomiting experienced during pregnancy. It can lead to weight loss and dehydration and may require intensive treatment.
February is American Heart Month
February 2023 - Heart disease is the leading cause of death for women in the United States. There are ways you can lower your risk every day. Get tips and resources to help you make good decisions about your heart health.
Commit to a healthier version of you
January 2024 - This new year, learn more about well visits, screening tests, routine blood tests, vaccines, and other preventive measures.
2023 Women's Health Year in Review
December 2023 - We’re recapping some of the work OWH did in 2023 to advance women’s health.
Understanding pregnancy exposure registries
November 2023 - Are you pregnant and taking medicines? Have you recently received a vaccine? You are not alone.
Minority Mental Health Awareness Month
July 2023 - Mental illness can affect women of all races and ethnicities. Show your support this month and beyond by learning more about mental health.
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