National Women's Health Week

May 10–16, 2020

This dedicated week focuses on reminding women and girls to make their health a priority at all times, but even more so during the COVID-19 outbreak. Taking care of yourself is especially important if you are pregnant or have an underlying health conditions such as asthma, diabetes, obesity or heart disease.

Steps you can take

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office on Women’s Health recommends these steps:

Here are some additional tips for healthy living by age. Also, remember the importance of good dental health.

Health during pregnancy

The best thing you can do for your baby is to take care of yourself. Be sure to:

  • Schedule routine prenatal checkups with your doctor during your pregnancy. Keep your appointments even if you are feeling fine.
  • Schedule a prenatal dental checkup and take good care of your teeth with regular brushing/flossing and healthy eating.

CCHA is here to help!

Our care coordinators can help you connect with a provider, assess your needs and help you gain access to resources to support you and your family’s health.

Call CCHA Member Support Services

303-256-1717 | 719-598-1540 | 1-855-627-4685 (TTY 711)

Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

If you need the information on this page in another format, please contact CCHA Member Support Services.

The information will be provided in paper form free of charge within 5 business days.

We can connect you to language services or help you find a provider with ADA accommodations.

If you are having a medical or mental health emergency, call 911 or go to your nearest hospital-based ER.

If you are having a mental health or substance use crisis, call Colorado Crisis Services at 1-844-493-8255.