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Image description: It’s Women’s Health Week. Order these FREE publications and share these tools with the women in your life.

Image description: It’s Women’s Health Week. Order these FREE publications and share these tools with the women in your life.

Image description: Sometimes, it just doesn’t seem like there are enough hours in the day. Whether you’re shuttling kids to school, play groups and other after-school activities or juggling a full-time job with mom duties and trying to get dinner on the table, we know you barely have a free minute to brush your teeth, let alone worry about scheduling your regular doctor’s appointments and managing your own health.
So this National Women’s Health Week we’re challenging you to take a pledge to make your health a priority.
Take one minute today to do each of these five things:
1. Schedule your mammogram.
2. Call your doctor if you’re having problems sleeping.
3. Put on sunscreen  to prevent skin cancer.
4. Talk to someone about your feelings of depression or anxiety.
5. Order free health information so you can make your health a priority all year long.

Image description: Sometimes, it just doesn’t seem like there are enough hours in the day. Whether you’re shuttling kids to school, play groups and other after-school activities or juggling a full-time job with mom duties and trying to get dinner on the table, we know you barely have a free minute to brush your teeth, let alone worry about scheduling your regular doctor’s appointments and managing your own health.

So this National Women’s Health Week we’re challenging you to take a pledge to make your health a priority.

Take one minute today to do each of these five things:

1. Schedule your mammogram.

2. Call your doctor if you’re having problems sleeping.

3. Put on sunscreen  to prevent skin cancer.

4. Talk to someone about your feelings of depression or anxiety.

5. Order free health information so you can make your health a priority all year long.

When was your last eye exam? This is a reminder to schedule an appointment with an eye doctor. Routine exams are crucial to keeping your eyes healthy so after you make your appointment, share this reminder with your friends and family too.

From the White House:

Watch President Obama, Vice President Biden, Daniel Craig, Benicio del Toro, Dulé Hill, Seth Meyers, and Steve Carell on putting an end to sexual assault.

Learn more and find out how you can get involved in preventing sexual assault at whitehouse.gov/1is2many.

Image description: According to the Centers for Disease Control, colorectal cancer is the second leading cancer killer among men and women in the United States, after lung cancer. But about 1 in 3 adults is not getting screened for colorectal cancer as recommended by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). 
This infographic helps you pick the right screening test for you. 
You can find the full text of this graphic from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Image description: According to the Centers for Disease Control, colorectal cancer is the second leading cancer killer among men and women in the United States, after lung cancer. But about 1 in 3 adults is not getting screened for colorectal cancer as recommended by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). 

This infographic helps you pick the right screening test for you. 

You can find the full text of this graphic from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.