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Give the Gift of Health This Holiday Season

Monday, Dec 19 2016

Hadassah and the US Department of Health & Human Services teamed up to mark Women’s Week of Action with a joint blog post on the HHS blog.

It’s easy to overlook the importance of taking care of ourselves, especially during the holiday season, write Hadassah National President Ellen Hershkin and Emily Barson, HHS Director of Intergovernmental and External Affairs, a Hadassah Life Member.

In Give the Gift of Health This Holiday Season, they write about how you can take charge of your health; preventive health services like cancer screenings, contraception, and well-woman visits, and how to ensure you and your family have coverage.

Spread the word.

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