Women’s Health

WOMEN’S HEALTH

Organizations Dedicated to Women’s Health

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
409 W. 12th St., SW
Washington, DC 20024
202/638.5577
www.acog.org

American College of Nurse-Midwives
818 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Ste. 900
Washington, DC 20006
202/728.9860 or 1-888-MIDWIFE
www.acnm.org

American Urogynecologic Society
2025 M St., NW, Ste. 800
Washington, DC 20036
202/367.1167
www.augs.org
Association of Reproductive Health Professionals
2401 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Ste. 350
Washington, DC 20037-1718
202/466.3825
www.arhp.org

American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM)
1209 Montgomery Hwy.
Birmingham, AL 35216-2809
205/978.5000
www.asrm.org
North American Menopause Society
11000 Euclid Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44106
www.menopause.org

The National Women’s Health Information Center
Office on Women’s Health, Dept. of Health and Human Services
1325 G St., NW
washington, DC 20005
202/347.1140
www.womenshealth.gov/

The Pelvic Floor Institute at Graduate Hospital (Pelvic-floor reconstruction)
1800 Lombard St., Ste. 900
Philadelphia, PA 19146
251/893.2643

http://www.bostonscientific.com/en-US/medical-specialties/female-pelvic-medicine/pelvic-floor-institute.html

The Center for Sexual and Relationship Health (Sex therapy)
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
675 Hoes Ln.
Piscataway, NJ 08854-5635
733/235.4273
http://www.crsh.com/

HealthyWomen.org
http://www.sexandahealthieryou.org

Women’s Health Insurance
http://www.insurancequotes.org/health-insurance/health-resources/coverage-for-women/

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Vulvar Pain (Vulvodynia)

Vulvar Pain Foundation
PO Drawer 177
Graham, NC 27253
336/226.0704
www.vulvarpainfoundation.org

National Vulvodynia Association
PO Box 4491
Silver Spring, MD 20914-4491
410/299.0775
www.nva.org

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Ostomy

United Ostomy Association
19772 McArthur Blvd., Ste. 200
Irvine, CA 92612-2405
949/660.8624 or 1-800/826.0826
www.uoa.org

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Incontinence

National Association for Continence (NAFC)
PO Box 8310
Spartanburg, SC 29305-8310
864/579.7900 or 1-800-BLADDER (252.3337)
www.nafc.org

Simon Foundation for Continence
PO Box 835-F
Wilmette, IL 60091
1-800-23 SIMON (237.4666)
www.simonfoundation.org

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Sex and Disability

Sexuality and Disability Training Center
Boston University Medical Center
88 East Newton St.
Boston, MA 02118
617/ 726.2748
A group of health professionals exploring physical disability and sexuality. They publish The Journal of Sexuality and Disabilty.

It’s Okay!: a magazine on sexuality and disability
Sureen Publishing
PO Box 23102
124 Welland Ave.
St. Catharines, Ontario
Canada L2R 7P6

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Restorative and Cosmetic Surgery

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) and the Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation
444 E. Algonquin Rd.
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
1-888-4-PLASTIC
www.plasticsurgery.org

The American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
115C South Saint Asaph St.
Alexandria, VA 22314
703/549.3223
www.abfprs.org

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Vaginal Weights for Kegel Practice

Kegel Exercise Kones
Milex Products, Inc.
312/631.6484

Fem Tone
ConvatTec
908/281.2200

Femina Vaginal Weights
Urohealth Systems, Inc.
1-800/879.3111

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Prescriptions for Natural Hormones

Following are sources for custom-compounding pharmacies that supply natural estrogen, progesterone, and testosterone products. You will need a prescription from your physician. To get a list of pharmacies by states:
www.dmoz.org/Health/Pharmacies/compounding

Women’s International Pharmacy
5708 Monona Dr.
Madison, WI 53716
1-800/279.5708
www.womensinternational.com

Natural Woman Institute
8539 Sunset Blvd., Ste. 135
Los Angeles, CA 90069
www.naturalwoman.org

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STDs & HIV/AIDS

AIDS.gov
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Avenue, S.W.
Washington, D.C. 20201
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AIDSInfo
P.O. Box 6303
Rockville, MD 20849-6303
1-800-HIV-0440 (1-800-448-0440)
FAX: 1-301-519-6616
Outside US: 1-301-519-0459
TTY: 1-888/480.3739
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National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30333, U.S.A.
Switchboard: 404/639.3311
Public Inquiries: 404/639.3534 / 800/311.3435
http://www.cdc.gov/nchhstp/

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
NIAID Office of Communications and Public Liaison
6610 Rockledge Drive, MSC 6612
Bethesda, MD 20892-6612
United States of America
Phone: 301/496.5717
Fax: 301/402.3573
http://www3.niaid.nih.gov/

National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NKUDIC)
3 Information Way
Bethesda, MD 20892–3580
Phone: 1 800/891.5390
Fax: 703/738.4929
Website || Email

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