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  • SWHR promotes the analysis of research data for biological and ethnic differences

  • SWHR works with researchers and clinicians to advance the field of sex-based biology.

    SWHR works with researchers and clinicians to advance the field of sex-based biology

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    SWHR advocates for more women and minorities to be included in clinical trials

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What Is A Healthy Bladder?

Posted on 08 February 2016

Many women can take a road trip, jump on a trampoline with their kids, go shopping, or go for a morning run without thinking twice about their bladder. For others, though, this simply isn't the case.

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Heart Disease Matters More for Women Than You Think

Posted on 02 February 2016

In 2015, approximately 370,000 Americans died from heart disease. That's one in seven deaths. In the time it takes for you to read this article, two more people will die.

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SWHR Supports HELP Committee’s Califf Approval; Urges Confirmation by Senate

Posted on 13 January 2016

The United States Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) unanimously approved Dr. Robert Califf's nomination to serve as U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner, moving the process to the full Senate for a final vote.

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SWHR Announces Urology Network Chairs

Posted on 12 January 2016

The Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR®) has selected two chairs to head its Interdisciplinary Network on Urological Health In Women.

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SWHR Founder Named National Academy of Inventors Fellow

Posted on 17 December 2015

The Society for Women’s Health Research’s (SWHR®) founder, Florence P. Haseltine, PhD, MD, has been named a National Academy of Inventors (NAI) Fellow.