National Women's Health Week

Please join the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in celebrating National Women's Health Week. May 9-15th is the time that the Office on Women's Health (OWH) and encourage all women to make their health a top priority. The theme this year is "Its Your Time" and by that they mean the time to take simple steps to make a large impact on your health.

Steps include:
  • getting at least 2 hours and 30 minutes of moderate physical activity, 1 hour and 15 minutes of vigorous activity or a combination of the two each week

  • eating a nutritious diet

  • visiting a health care professional for check ups and preventative screenings

  • avoid risky behaviors such as smoking and always wear your seat belt

  • paying attention to mental health, including getting enough sleep and managing stress

The Couture Lounge is encouraging all women to take their health into their own hands and ensure that they are the best women that they can be inside and out. Remember "Its Your Time"!

image and information source: OWH

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