Each year women of all ages, races and ethnicities are diagnosed with life-changing and life-threatening health conditions. Many of these health conditions are only detected when they become chronic in nature and often too advanced to treat.
Top Chronic Illnesses Affecting Women?
ü Heart Disease: According to 2013 research from The American Heart Association, more than one in three women have some form of cardiovascular disease
ü Diabetes: According to the International Diabetes Federation approximately 181 million women worldwide have diabetes
ü Breast Cancer: According to the Centers for Disease Control, other than skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer that affects women in the United States
ü Depression: According to the Mayo Clinic, depression affects one in five women at some point in life.
ü Osteoporosis: According to the National Osteoporosis Foundation, Osteoporosis affects 8 million women over the age of 50 resulting in over 2 million fractures at a cost of 19 billion dollars annually to treat
ü Alzheimer’s: According to the Alzheimer’s Association, an estimated 3.2 million women aged 65 or older have Alzheimer’s
What’s Our Mission?
Our mission is to decrease the rate of chronic illnesses among women by providing evidence-based health education and wellness resources to women 365 days per year.
What Are Our Goals?
ü To Be a Constant Voice That Encourages Women To Prioritize Their Health
ü To Educate Women On The Signs and Symptoms of Health Conditions Such a Heart Disease, Cancer and Diabetes
ü To Create A Community Where Women Can Share Their Health Barriers With Other Women In a Safe and Non-Judgmental Environment
ü To Empower Women To Become Their Own Healthand Wellness Advocates
How Do We Deliver Our Services?
We deliver our services through multiple mediums including in person health and wellness seminars, lunch and learns, books and webinars.
BenefitS of PreventHER365?
Healthy women build healthy families, healthy communities and healthy economies! Decreases health care spending for corporations and businesses!
Learn More About The Following Conditions
Women and Heart Disease: http://www.goredforwomen.org/
Women and Diabetes:http://www.diabetes.org/living-with-diabetes/treatment-and-care/women/
Women and Alzheimer’s: http://www.alzheimers.net/8-12-15-why-is-alzheimers-more-likely-in-women/
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