Women’s Health

Sonriendo hija, madre y abuela sentada afueraWomen’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. Tips on selecting additional apps for exercise and physical activity.

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

This mobile site creates personalized reminders about health screening and prevention behaviors with health information and local resources. English and Spanish. Free.

This app includes a period tracker and ovulation calendar, daily health insights, a health assistant, and pregnancy and post-pregnancy modes. Free. iOS, Android.

This app predicts your period, PMS, and fertility and lets you track birth control, cramps, emotions, skin, hair, sleep, sex, pain, moods, cervical fluid, etc. Free. iOS, Android.


Resources selected by Rebecca Carlson, Health Sciences Library, UNC-Chapel Hill,
Last reviewed January 10, 2024

Last updated January 10, 2024 at 2:30 pm