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Resource Guide for Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)

RESOURCES

Address:
11400 Tomahawk Creek Parkway
Leawood, KS 66211-2680
Phone:
1-800-274-2237
Internet Address:
http://www.aafp.org
Description of Services Provided:
This website provides information on a variety of health topics, including women’s health issues, lifestyle, prevention, drug information, self-care, and alternative medicines.

RESOURCES

Address:
409 12th Street, SW
Washington, DC 20090-9998
Phone:
1-800-673-8444
Internet Address:
http://www.acog.org
Description of Services Provided:
This website offers information for consumers and professionals on women’s health and reproductive issues, patient education, news releases, and a bookstore.

RESOURCES

Address:
Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Avenue, SW
Room 712E
Washington, DC 20201
Phone:
1-800-994-9662
Internet Address:
http://www.womenshealth.gov
Description of Services Provided:
This website provides information such as articles, new releases, fact sheets, and press releases, as well as referral for consumers and professionals on a variety of women’s health issues.

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