February 21, 2024
Wednesday, February 21, 2024 (Washington, DC) — EveryBODY Covered, the first campaign aiming to activate women to advocate for insurance coverage of comprehensive obesity care, was launched today by the Alliance for Women’s Health and Prevention (AWHP), in partnership with ten leading organizations across the healthcare community.
February 5, 2024
February marks both American Heart Month and Black History Month. These two observances provide us with a critical opportunity to uplift the importance of women’s health and preventive care, and the ongoing need to invest in measures that drive and sustain health...
Harnessing the Launch of the White House Initiative on Women’s Health Research for Expanded Focus on Preventive Health
January 24, 2024
As an organization focused on women’s health, AWHP is thrilled by the launch of the White House Initiative of Women’s Health Research, an effort led by First Lady Dr. Jill Biden and directed by Dr. Carolyn Mazure. The initiative aims to spur extensive investment in...
January 22, 2024
January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. Despite being a nearly entirely preventable form of cancer, cervical cancer still kills thousands of women every year in the United States. AWHP is committed to raising awareness about cervical cancer screening and...
January 18, 2024
In collaboration with a diverse coalition of leading organizations dedicated to women's health, we passionately advocate for accessible, affordable, and equitable preventive care. This year, our organization is eager to take more meaningful steps to ensure that every...
December 12, 2023
In today’s healthcare landscape, few topics garner as much attention and discourse as the pervasive issue of obesity, a chronic disease impacting 4 in 10 American adults, and disproportionately impacting women. Obesity affects multiple aspects of a woman’s health,...
November 28, 2023
The Alliance for Women’s Health & Prevention (AWHP) was established with a clear mission: to ensure that all women and girls have access to affordable, high-quality preventive healthcare services. To reflect on our first year raising awareness and advocating for...
October 30, 2023
October marks Breast Cancer Awareness Month. AWHP is committed to making sure women are fully informed on all things related to holistic screening and early detection – as well as advancing policies that support breast health and early detection. AWHP...
October 18, 2023
Yolanda Lawson, MD, President of the National Medical Association and founder of MadeWell Obstetrics and Gynecology, has dedicated her life to women’s preventive health. As president of the National Medical Association, the oldest national African...