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OrganizationAmerican College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
http://www.acog.org/PatientsThis link will open in a new window.
This site offers information on numerous health issues. The women's health section includes readings on pregnancy, labor, delivery, postpartum care, breast health, menopause, contraception, and more.

OrganizationNational Women's Health Network
http://www.womenshealthnetwork.orgThis link will open in a new window.
This organization offers packets and booklets on breast care and disease and other issues affecting women. Contact them at: National Women's Health Network 514 10th St. NW Suite 400 Washington, DC 20004 (202) 628-7814

OrganizationEndometriosis Association
http://www.endometriosisassn.orgThis link will open in a new window.
This organization offers information and support for women and girls with endometriosis.

OrganizationPolycystic Ovarian Syndrome Association
http://www.pcosupport.orgThis link will open in a new window.
The Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Association has a website just for teens, which includes discussion boards, chats, mentors, and other forms of support.

Web SiteGirlsHealth.gov
http://www.girlshealth.govThis link will open in a new window.
GirlsHealth.gov, developed by the U.S. Office on Women's Health, offers girls between the ages of 10 and 16 information about growing up, food and fitness, and relationships.

Web SitePlanned Parenthood Federation of America
http://www.plannedparenthood.orgThis link will open in a new window.
Planned Parenthood offers information on sexually transmitted diseases, birth control methods, and other issues of sexual health.