Online Resources - Women's Health

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American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

American Heart Association

American Medical Association

American Obesity Association

American Psychological Association

American Social Health Association

American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

American Society for Reproductive Medicine

American Society of Bariatric Physicians

Dietary Guidelines - ChooseMyPlate.gov

International Council on Infertility Information Dissemination

ChooseMyPlate.gov - Choose My Plate Plan

National Cancer Institute (NCI)

National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

National Institute of Mental Health

National Institute on Aging

National Institute on Drug Abuse

North American Menopause Society

Office of the Surgeon General of the United States - Overweight and Obesity

Women's Heart Foundation

Medical Reviewer: Godsey, Cynthia, MSN, APRN, MSHE, FNP-BC, Nelson, Gail MS, APRN, BC Copyright: © 2007 Staywell Content Services, Inc. except where otherwise noted.

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Women ages 19 to 50 need at least 1,000 milligrams of calcium every day. Younger women and women older than 50 need even more.