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Guard Your Health is a resource for Army National Guard Soldiers and family members. Find health-related tools and information. Hear from fellow Soldiers and Families. Make medical readiness part of your personal mission.

THE Health Resource for Female Soldiers

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In this Article:

  • Women soldiers have unique health and wellness needs.
  • Visit the Women’s Health Portal for more on women’s health topics.

Female Army National Guard Soldiers—this one’s for you.

While Guard Your Health’s website covers all aspects of health and wellness for Army National Guard Soldiers, we recognize some women’s health questions may remain unanswered.

In that case, click over to the U.S. Public Health Command Women’s Health Portal—a trusted resource for female Soldier health and wellness information.

On the portal, you’ll find links and fact sheets to help you make decisions about your personal health needs. Topics include:

  • Birth control
  • Breastfeeding
  • Menstruation
  • Pregnancy
  • Sexual health
  • Self-care

Women Soldiers make up 15 percent of the Army National Guard. The Women’s Health Portal resources will help keep you warrior ready and healthy for your Citizen-Soldier life.

Want More?

Also take a look at the Department of Veteran’s Affairs women’s health care resources.