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Health & Wellness


Hadassah's Health & Wellness programs educate women and men about healthy life choices in order to promote wellness, disease prevention and early detection—empowering them with knowledge to make appropriate and informed medical decisions for themselves and their families.

Every Beat Counts: Hadassah's Heart Health Program™

Every Beat Counts: Hadassah's Heart Health Program™ is a U.S. initiative that educates women about risks, prevention and detection of heart disease, the #1 cause of death among women in the U.S.. Get an online assessment of your personal risks, advocate, and find Every Beat Counts seminars, workshops and events in your area.

Breast Cancer Awareness Center

The Uplift Project™ is a community outreach program to raise awareness of breast cancer and empower women to take charge of their health. Join with our 330,000 members, supporters and associates as we decorate bras and proudly display our creations.

Check It Out® for Adults is a breast cancer awareness program for women and men of all ages that is focused on disease prevention and screening for the purpose of early detection and treatment.

Health & Wellness Resources



Breast Cancer

The American Cancer Society

National Institutes of Health

National Breast Cancer Coalition

Cancer Care

Sharsheret: Your Jewish Community Facing Breast Cancer

Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian Cancer National Alliance

The American Cancer Society

National Institutes of Health

Cancer Care

Sharsheret: Your Jewish Community Facing Breast Cancer

Colorectal Cancer

American Gastrointestinal Association

The American Cancer Society

National Cancer Institute/National Institutes of Health

STOP Colon/Rectal Research Foundation

National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Exercise

American Academy of Family Practice

Genetics

National Institutes of Health

Sharsheret: Your Jewish Community Facing Breast Cancer

 

Heart Disease

American Heart Association

National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute/National Institutes of Health

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America

Lung Cancer

American Lung Association

Cancer Care

The American Cancer Society

National Institutes of Health

Nutrition

American Dietetics Association

Organ & Tissue Donation

Coalition on Donation

Gift of Life Foundation

The James Redford Institute for Transplant Awareness

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Health Resources & Services Administration, Division of Transplantation

Osteoporosis

National Osteoporosis Foundation

For additional resources on these health topics, please contact health@hadassah.org.

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