National Women's Checkup Day

National Women's Checkup Day
During National Women's Health Week, May 10-16, 2015, is the annual National Women's Checkup Day on May 11, 2015. All women are encouraged to schedule their well-woman physical with their primary care provider. During this visit, women find out which screening they need at what age, set health goals, and more.

Spread the word on social media with #CheckupDay and find out other ways to get involved at www.womenshealth.gov.
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