Women make up more than half of the country. But women remain underrepresented in studies of diseases that are most likely to kill them. Let’s learn the other half of the story.
Do you know what year the first iPhone came out? Or when the Titanic sank? How about the year of the first heart bypass? Come and play along with us, and learn where women’s health research fits into our history. And what Women’s Health Research at Yale is doing to create a better future.
What’s the biggest difference between women and men? Women’s Health Research at Yale took to the streets of New Haven to ask the community and learned something about how people view sex and gender.
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the top health concern affecting women's mortality in the United States. But only a little more than half of women surveyed recognize that risk. Find out more about how your biology plays a role in heart health.
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Can you think of any reasons to ignore women in health research? See how people reacted when we asked them!
We don’t know what we don’t study. We need researchers to study and analyze their data by gender.