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PerspectiveA Half-Century of Progress in Health: The National Academy of Medicine at 50Free Preview

Women¡¯s Health ¡ª Traversing Medicine and Public Policy

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  • Cynthia A. Stuenkel, M.D.,
  • and JoAnn E. Manson, M.D., Dr.P.H.

The United States has seen advances in reproductive health and improvements in women¡¯s well-being throughout the life course, including reductions in cardiovascular and cancer mortality. Championing the role of science as the route to better health remains essential.

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The series editors are Victor J. Dzau, M.D., Harvey V. Fineberg, M.D., Ph.D., Kenneth I. Shine, M.D., Samuel O. Thier, M.D., Debra Malina, Ph.D., and Stephen Morrissey, Ph.D.

This article was published on May 29, 2021, at

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla (C.A.S.); and the Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women¡¯s Hospital and Harvard Medical School ¡ª both in Boston (J.E.M.).

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