Women’s Health Month
Every year in May we shine an especially bright spotlight on the unique health needs of girls and women. New policies and programs make quality healthcare accessible for millions and we want to make sure you take advantage of all that’s available. You deserve to be well cared for in mind and body!
Preventive Care and the ACA
Under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), a number of preventive care health services are now available for women without cost sharing–in other words, nothing out of pocket! See which services are covered and learn what it means for you.
NCCC offers a range of videos on cervical cancer including stories from cervical cancer providers, the benefits of yoga for cancer patients and survivors, the basics of cervical cancer prevention,
Painful Sex and Menopause
NCCC’s parent company ASHA, in partnership with WebMD Education, has created a program to help women learn more about taking charge of their sexual health during menopause, both for women who experience menopause as a result of aging and women who may have entered early menopause due to treatment for cancer.
Interested in volunteering with NCCC or even starting your own chapter? Get started here! Don’t have a lot of time but still interested in helping the cause? Consider becoming a social media Ambassador and educating those in your social networks.
The Cervical Cancer Quilt Project is a key component of the NCCC public education initiative to raise awareness about cervical cancer. The quilts are made by, or in memory of, women who have battled cervical cancer and precancerous HPV lesions.