Patient Resources

Patient Education

The healthcare providers of Tennessee Women's Care, PC want our patients to be well informed on topics about their health and medical care.The healthcare providers of Tennessee Women’s Care, PC want our patients to be well informed on topics about their health and medical care. We encourage questions because that continues to build the one-on-one relationship you have with your doctor. Our physician’s recommend the following links as good sites to research issues relating to women’s health. These websites can be used to educate and inform women of all ages on a wide range of subjects. As you research any issue that is of concern to you, remember that the best place to get information and healthcare recommendations is your physician.

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists – The premier organization for OB/GYNs and providers of women's health care. ACOG is dedicated to the highest quality education and continuous improvement in health care for women.

Pause – ACOG’s website to be used as a guide to midlife health for women.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Collaborating to create the expertise, information and tools that people and communities need to protect their health; through health promotion, prevention of disease, injury and disability.

American Cancer Society – The non-profit organization dedicated to saving lives by helping people stay well, get well, find cures, and fight back against all forms of cancer.

American Diabetes Association – This non-profit organization is a good resource for information on Type 1, Type 2 and Gestational Diabetes.

American Heart Association – This link will take you to the Go Red For Women website which is the AHA campaign for heart health specifically for women.

March of Dimes – With the mission to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality, they provide information and resources to help women have healthy pregnancies and healthy babies.

National Osteoporosis Foundation - Dedicated to the prevention of osteoporosis and broken bones, the promotion of strong bones for life and the reduction of human suffering through programs of public and clinician awareness, education, advocacy and research.

 
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