DID YOU KNOW?
Both gender differences and gender inequalities can give rise to inequities between men and women in health status and access to health care.
NHS Choices has a range of information specifically designed for women, topics covered; Periods, Menopause, Pregnancy, Screening and Tests and many more.
Macmillan will be able to provide extensive information on all forms of cancer and more importantly signpost you to support services.
Diabetes UK is the leading charity that cares for, connects with and campaigns on behalf of every person affected by or at risk of diabetes.They provide information, help and peer support, so people with diabetes can manage their condition effectively. They are one of the largest funders of diabetes research in the UK.
Aims to reduce the number of women who die from breast cancer by detecting abnormalities early enough to give a better prognosis and wider choice of options for treatment. Produces and distributes publications, cassettes, leaflets and videos. This site will show you exactly what will happen and what to expect from the check up.
Aims to reduce the number of deaths from cervical cancer by detecting and treating abnormalities in the cervix before cancer develops. Produces and distributes publications, cassettes and leaflets. This site will show you exactly what will happen and what to expect from the check up.
The FPA provides comprehensive and objective information on all aspects of contraception and sexual health to the general public and health professionals.
Self Help Resources
Post Natal Depression
- FBU Good Practice Guidance for Menopause
- Five top tips
- Early Menopause
- Sex after the menopause
- FSH blood test
- Menopause in numbers
- Menopause Factsheet
- How to Check Your Breasts
- How to Check Your Urine
- How to Check Your Moles
- How to Check Your Feet
- How to Check Your Stools
- Are you worried about Breast Cancer?
- Are you worried about Ovarian Cancer?
- Ovarian Cancer Quick Information