Other Useful Links

Below are other useful links we recommend:

  • About.com - Need. Know. Accomplish.  Lifestyles for women.

  • Accredited Schools Online - The site has several helpful resources in order to get students and those ready to further their education prepared for the upcoming school year that includes guidebooks, college how-to's, degree options and so much more. 

  • Affordable Colleges Online - A web site providing a no-cost guide to aid prospective college students in identifying and securing college scholarships and grants, along with finding key financial aid information and resources in one place.  The link provided is for the "helping women pay for college."   The site contains information for all genders.

    • Understanding Cyberbullying in College - College cyberbullying can make simply leaving the dorm a nightmare.   Understanding what it is and what drives bullies to do what they do can go a long way toward helping students figure out how to curtail the problem.  This web site provides tips, tools and solutions for recognizing and stopping bullying in social media and online.
  • American Association University Women - Concerned about education and equity for all women & girls.

  • American Lung Association - The American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease through Education, Advocacy and Research. 
  • American Medical Women's Association - The American Medical Women's Association is a national organization of women physicians and medical students. We are dedicated to promoting women's health, improving the professional development and personal well-being of our members and increasing the influence of women in all aspects of the medical profession.

  • Asbestos.com - This site covers vital services and free resources for patients and families affected by mesothelioma.

  • Best Colleges.com Scholarships for Women - The American Association for University Women recently reported that 53% of women have high student loan debt just one year after graduation, compared to 39% of men.  To help bridge this gender funding gap, the college planning experts at BestColleges.com developed a holistic financial aid guide specifically for women.  It breaks down available grants, scholarships, and fellowships, along with useful tips and tricks.

  • Boneporosis - This site covers symptoms, treatments, and living with osteoporosis.

  • CityWomen - Local city guides for women.

  • College Affordability Guide- The mission of this web site is to provide clear, correct info and advice on the many options students have to reduce the cost of their degree, and to offer a fresh analysis of which colleges are doing the most to make high-quality education.  The site provides state-by-state information on the most affordable colleges.

  • Computer Science for Women - Despite the wide range of job opportunities in computer science, women remain significantly underrepresented in the field. Today, however, many companies, organizations, and colleges are committed to increasing the number of women in computer science. Learn what’s being done and how you can prepare for a successful career in this innovative field.

  • ConsumersDangers.com - A website dedicated to keeping the public informed about consumer dangers and safety issues associated with numerous products that can cause the public serious harm.
     
  • Cord Blood Center - Cord Blood Banking.com, provides families with relevant information on cord blood, banking options and emerging research.  This enables families to make the best decision possible. The organization promotes awareness for current and future stem cell treatments, and they are committed to being the most comprehensive and up-to-date resource available for mothers and families considering cord blood.

  • Endometriosis Association

  • Equal Rights Advocates - ERA is one of the most respected women's law centers in the nation. Based in San Francisco, ERA works for advancement of women through the establishment of their economic, social and political equality.

  • Feminist Majority Foundation Online - Home of the Feminist Majority Leadership Alliance to campuses nationwide.

  • Financial Help for Women in Abusive Relationships by MoneyGeek.com - A guide that includes: 1) tips for preparing to leave an abusive relationship; 2) Advice to regain financial control; 3) a descriptive Q&A with experts.

  • GoGrad: Helping Women in STEM/Graduate School Support Services - While gender equality has gained more awareness, women still tend to be underrepresented in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) careers. As the gender gap begins to decrease in these fields, however, organizations are recruiting women for STEM positions more than ever before. Learn more about STEM graduate degree programs, scholarships and career options.

  • GoGrad: Women and Master's Degrees - Learn more about the state of women in graduate school, and the programs that help them succeed.  The site provides information about:  

     - Facts and figures about women and master's degrees
     - Advice for female grad students and tips for online education
     - External resources and scholarships for women

  • Healthy Babies/Healthy Business - Specifically addresses how to promote a healthy pregnancy and reduce the risk of premature births.

  • Hispanic Outlook - National magazine covering issues affecting minorities in higher education.

  • International Women's Health Coalition

  • Learn How To BecomeLearn How To Become.org wants you to achieve your academic and career goals. To help, the site provides in-depth information on how to pursue a myriad of careers, as well as how to conduct an effective job search in a variety of fields and industries. The guides include insight and advice from several experts and extensive research on different career paths.  Some of the resources provided are directed at women with the ideology focused on pursuing careers in non-traditional fields such as science, technology, engineering, medical, military and blue collar fields. From higher salaries to a diversified skillset, learn how women may benefit from pursuing careers in traditionally male-dominated fields.

  • Medical Malpractice Center - The Medical Malpractice Center is a group of professionals dedicated to providing vital information, tips, and resources to individuals and family members affected by medical negligence.

  • Menopause Information and Resources - Healthline: Connect to Better Health provides a comprehensive overview of menopause as a critical starting point for individuals and/or their families.

  • Mesothelioma + Asbestos Awareness Center - Empower yourself with education, expertise, and understanding to fight Mesothelioma.  The website offers a carry with you guide detailing mesothelioma, treatment, and legal rights for you, your family and friends to discuss.

  • Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance - The Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance is dedicated to serving mesothelioma victims and their families.
     
  • Mesothelioma Center at Asbestos.com - Vital information and resources for patients and families affected by mesothelioma and other asbestos-related illnesses. The Mesothelioma Group / A Mesothelioma Support Community - The Mesothelioma Group provides well-researched and accurate information about mesothelioma and its treatment. Their resource section provides valuable information about specialists who treat mesothelioma and where to find available support groups.

    • To read more about survivors of mesothelioma cancer and, more importantly, how to enhance your chances of being a survivor, click to visit the Mesothelioma Survivors link.

  • Mesothelioma Guide - A website providing a comprehensive guide that includes up-to-date information about living with mesothelioma, top doctors, and treatment options.

  • MesotheliomaHelp.org - The goal of MesotheliomaHelp.org is to provide information to families battling mesothelioma to empower them to participate in making the decisions about their care, and to offer some measure of hope and support.

  • Mesothelioma Help Now - A web site dedicated to providing the most useful and relevant information about mesothelioma and to help patients and families find the support needed to better manage things during the difficult times.

  • Mesothelioma Prognosis Network.com - The goal of Mesothelioma Prognosis Network.com is to provide information that enhances your outcome by learning about the treatment options best suited for your symptoms and cancer stage, as well as finding the right specialist to treat the asbestos-related disease.

  • Mesothelioma Treatment Center  - A non-profit organization that has compiled a website absolutely full of information on asbestos, mesothelioma cancer, treatment options and much more.
     
    • What is asbestos?  - A web link on the Mesothelioma Treatment Center's site about information related to asbestos.
    • Mesothelioma treatment options - A web link on the Mesothelioma Treatment Center's site related to information on treatment options.
    • Mesothelioma Cancer - A web link on the Mesothelioma Treatment Center's site about mesothelioma cancer.  
  • The Minority & Women Doctoral Directory

  • MoneyGeek.com Regardless of what field of study you want to pursue, if you are a woman seeking for ways to fund your education, you will probably find plenty of choices when choosing scholarships. MoneyGeek.com will aid women in finding information to sort through options with a comprehensive list of scholarships and grants for women and tips on how to apply and where to get started.

  • National Organization for Women
  • National Women's Hall of Fame

  • National Women's Health Resource Center

  • National Women's History Project

  • National Women's Studies Association

  • Office on Women's Health - Womenshealth.gov

  • Online Schools.org - A website with resources for "understanding bullying and cyberbullying."

  • QuitDay - A web site that aids people in the fight to quit smoking.

  • RN to BSN Online   - A comprehensive 2016 Guide to Nursing Education through the lens of present day student lifestyle trends and evolving learning environments.   The site provides information on clinical requirements, how online programs can be advantageous, how online RN programs are accredited, and more.  You will be able to understand all that is required to get an RN to BSN degree, and it’s value to your future. You can then use our directory to choose the online program that best fits your needs.

  • RX Dangers - A web site dedicated to educating the public about thousands of prescription and over-the-counter medications, many of which have the potential to cause serious side effects. The easy to navigate online database is constantly being updated with drug recall news, and provides comprehensive, unbiased information about serious side effects, complications, and interactions of commonly prescribed drugs. 

  • STEM Opportunities for Women and Minorities by OnlineColleges.net - A comprehensive web resource for women and minorities that include scholarships dedicated specifically to those groups.  Also covers the economic outlooks for STEM fields and why diversity is important for those areas of study.

  • WWWomen - The Premier Search Directory for Women Online!
  • Women in Higher Education

  • Women's Bureau

  • Women's Health Hot Line - A newsletter providing the media with information on women's health.

  • Women's Health Interactive - An interactive learning environment that facilitates the exchange of information among all participants; promotes learning; and motivates individual proactive response.

  • Women's International Center

  • Women's Studies - Major and minor degrees offered in Women's Studies at East Tennessee State University.


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