National Women's Health Week

May 8 – 14, 2016

Your health at every age

About National Women’s Health Week

About National Women’s Health Week

National Women’s Health Week is an observance led by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women’s Health. The goal is to empower women to make their health a priority. The week also serves as a time to help women understand what steps they can take to improve their health. The 17th annual National Women’s Health Week kicks off on Mother’s Day, May 8, and is celebrated through May 14, 2016.

What steps can I take for better health?

To improve your physical and mental health, you can:

Find out what additional steps you can take based on your age.

How can I participate in National Women’s Health Week?

The Office on Women’s Health invites women across the country to: