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Quality websites on nursing and healthcare topics

Women's Health

CDC - Women's Health
Published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), this site provides access to a variety of publications and other resources on current health issues facing women in the United States.

Fertility of American Women – U. S. Census Bureau
This site provides data on the fertility of American women for the noninstitutionalized population. It includes detailed information from recent surveys and access to tables with historical trends.

Global Library of Women's Medicine
Based on the six-volume Gynecology and Obstetrics series, this peer reviewed website provides access to over 442 expert chapters with detailed clinical guidance on most aspects of women's medicine. Topics covered include: maternal and fetal medicine, obstetrics, gynecologic oncology, and more. Also featured is a “Safer Motherhood” section, video library, information on lab tests, and patient information leaflets.

Office on Women’s Health: Quick Health Data Online
This site provides state and county level data on key issues related to women’s health. Data are available by gender, race, and ethnicity and come from a variety of national and state sources. Also provided is access to the Women’s Health and Mortality Chartbook which has current state level data on 27 different women’s health indicators.
Published by the federal government's Office on Women's Heath, this site provides information to help advance women's health research, services, and public and health professional education. It includes current information on more than 800 health topics, publications, health tools, statistics, resources for health professionals, and more.

Updated 6/22/17