Recent News

Family History
National Family Health History Day is November 26 and your Capital Women’s Care team would like to share with you how to collect your family health history, important information concerning specific illnesses and diseases having high genetic risk factors and questions to ask family members about their individual health histories so you can share these findings with your doctor to better monitor your own health.
Holiday stress
Tis the season to be jolly -- at least that’s what most winter holiday songs emphasize. But for many women, the holiday season brings with it the appearance of several unwelcome guests who linger well into the New Year: stress, depression and feelings of being overwhelmed.

The Great American Smokeout

Woman quitting smoking
The Great American Smokeout® on November 19 encourages the 34 million-plus smokers across the country to kick their smoking habit for the day, in hope they continue their journey toward achieving a smoke-free life. Of these 34 million smokers within the U.S., 20 million-plus are women and girls.
Domestic violence between a couple
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Domestic violence, also known as Intimate Partner Violence (IPV), is an important physical and mental health concern for women in today’s world.
Breast Cancer Awareness Month
October marks National Breast Cancer Month. Breast cancer awareness is an integral component to women’s health management and care, as it is the most common cancer in women worldwide. It is also the principal cause of death from cancer among women globally.
Depressed woman in bed with curtains shut
October highlights many days specifically geared toward raising mental health awareness and eliminating stigma often associated with mental illnesses, particularly depression, the most common mental affliction that is spreading in alarming proportions due to the current worldwide pandemic.

Cholesterol: What You Need to Know

Smiling woman with long curly hair holding her hands in the shape of a heart over her chest.
Your Capital Women’s Care team offers important knowledge to empower you and increase your awareness of the substantial role your blood cholesterol numbers have in your cardiovascular health and offers you guidance on reducing personal risk factors so you can you achieve and maintain your cholesterol goals to optimize your overall health and quality of life.

10 Tips for Healthy Aging

Group of smiling retirees wearing exercise clothes.
September is Healthy Aging Month and your Capital Women’s Care team offers important tips about healthy aging so you can pave the way to maintain and continue enjoying sound health during your senior years.

Ovarian Cancer: What Women Must Know

Hand holding a turquoise ribbon that represents awareness of Ovarian Cancer
September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month and while ovarian cancer is not common, it does cause more deaths than any other female reproductive cancer. Your Capital Women’s Care team is here to offer you important knowledge and insight into this silent women’s health predator.

Opioid Misuse & Women

August 20 is designated as Opioid Misuse Prevention Day, a day to raise awareness of the growing opioid crisis and increasing misuse. Your local Capital Women’s Care team wants to empower you with valuable information, knowledge and awareness concerning opioid misuse as it relates to women, the signs of opioid misuse, understanding the harmful health effects it has on women, those who are pregnant and unborn babies plus realize the destructive consequences opioid misuse inflicts upon families.

Pages

Subscribe to Front page feed

Our Mission

The providers of Capital Women's Care seek the highest quality medical and ethical standard in an environment that nurtures the spirit of caring for every woman.

 

Go to top