May is National Women’s Health Month, recognized every year to help raise awareness for health-related issues and topics important to women of all ages. It’s a great reminder for all women (and those who love them!) to make their health and well-being a top priority.
From screenings to wellness checks to implementing healthy changes to help you feel your best, Southcoast Health is here for you with the care, support and resources you need to be your healthiest self.
Annual screenings are a key defense in the fight against cancer. Early detection means earlier treatment and improved outcomes.
- Prevention Guidelines for Women 40–49
- Prevention Guidelines for Women 50–64
- Prevention Guidelines for Women 65+
At Southcoast Health, we are dedicated to meeting the unique needs of women by supporting your health at every stage of life.
Early detection is key in the fight against breast cancer – regular mammograms are your best friend in this fight. Our 3D mammograms improve the clarity and the depth of the imaging, giving you the clearest picture of your breast health and breast cancer risk.
Whether you need an annual exam or are looking for a second opinion on your health as a woman, you can depend on the expertise of our team of OB/GYNs at Southcoast Health.
Our maternity services ensure you and your baby get the personalized care you need from prenatal care to delivery — and beyond.
We offer women who are going through menopause full support and care through our women’s health services, putting your health as a top priority.
Your Heart Health
Our world-class Cardiovascular Care Center has earned national recognition for cardio vascular excellence, providing specialized services and treatments for all your heart needs.
Though usually thought of as an issue for men, heart disease has emerged as a serious risk for women, too. Read more about it here.
Staying Healthy and Active
Maintaining a healthy weight decreases the risk of chronic health conditions associated with obesity, such as diabetes, high blood pressure and cardiovascular disease.
The Southcoast Health Weight Loss Center offers both surgical and non-surgical weight loss programs and a comprehensive team of specialists to guide and support you every step of the way with a plan customized for you and your goals.
Staying active is an important step towards living a healthy lifestyle. If arthritis, knee or joint pain is preventing you from living an active life, we have the surgical and non-surgical options to help.
Essential Care Tailored for You
A trusted partnership and regular visits with your Primary Care Provider is a proactive step for better management of your health. Visit Find a Doc to meet our hundreds of Primary Care Physicians, Specialists and Advanced Practice Professionals and to find the right provider for you.
When non-emergency illness or injuries strike, Southcoast Health Urgent Care provides quick and convenient medical care that you and your family need to feel better fast.
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