Category Archives: Wise Woman


Trustworthy guidelines should be based on a systematic evidence review, developed by panel of multidisciplinary experts, provide a clear explanation of the logical relationships between alternative care options and health outcomes, and provide ratings of both the quality of evidence and the strength of the recommendations.

WISEWOMAN’s Vision and Mission

Vision A world where any woman will access preventive health services and gain the knowledge to enhance her health. Mission To offer low-income, underinsured, or uninsured 40- to sixty four-year-previous girls with the data, skills, and opportunities to enhance their diet, physical activity, and alternative life habits to prevent, delay, or control cardiovascular and alternative […]


“Since joining the Ladies First program, I even have a ton additional energy and that i feel higher concerning myself,” says Lana Hanson of Sherm, Vermont. Lana joined Vermont’s WISEWOMAN program, Ladies First, in 2006. Through Ladies First, Lana has learned how to make healthy food selections. “I used to own very dangerous eating habits. […]

WISEWOMAN Resources for Health Professionals

Information for Health Professionals National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) The Heart Truth: A National Awareness Campaign for Ladies regarding Heart Disease NHLBI Healthy People 2010 Homepage Cardiovascular Information for Health Care Professionals Developing a Woman’s Heart Health Education Action Plan Implementing Recommendations for Dietary Salt Reduction Aim for a Healthy Weight CHD/Cholesterol High […]