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Women's Health

Women’s health refers to health and medical issues that only concern the female body, like menopause, or issues that affect women differently than men, like osteoarthritis.

Support Groups & Forums

These sites allow patients to discuss their experiences with illnesses, treatments, and other health matters. Any information or opinions posted are those of the forum users themselves and are not a substitute for professional medical advice.

Mobile Apps & Tools

Mobile apps and tools can provide you with easy-to-use information and resources that can serve as one part of your overall strategy to become and stay healthy.

This app covers one health topic for each week of the year to promote healthy lifestyles with practical strategies for women. Free. iOS, Android.

BladderTrakHer is an app for women who experience loss of bladder control. It includes a bladder diary, tips and resources, reminders, and a notepad. Free. iOS.

This mobile site uses your lifestyle details to create personalized reminders about health screening and prevention behaviors. It also includes health information and local health resources. English and Spanish. Free. Mobile website.

Fertility clock tracks your menstrual cycle and symptoms to see when your fertility level is high and predict when your next period will arrive. You can view past data in calendars or charts. Less than $10. iOS.

Resources selected by Jennifer Walker, Health Sciences Library, UNC-Chapel Hill.

Last reviewed: October 3, 2016

February 1, 2017 - 12:16pm