DHEC Observes Women's Health Week
Women's Health Week
The eighth annual National Women's Health Week begins has begun, and South Carolina Department of Health is encouraging women to take simple steps for a longer, healthier and happier life.
The theme for National Women's Health Week this year is Its Your Time: Pamper Your Mind, Body and Spirit, and the week fittingly kicks off on Mothers Day, said Janet Sheridan, DHEC Family Planning Program manager. During the week, families, communities, businesses, government, health organizations and other groups work together to celebrate the progress in Women's health and bring attention to Women's health issues.
Sheridan said emphasis will also be placed on: