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Women’s health advocates ready to drum up support for legislation


WASHINGTON – A recently introduced bill seeking Medicare coverage for wigs is an exciting step forward for women’s health, say advocates.

Legislation seeks Medicare coverage for wigs


WASHINGTON – A new bill in the House of Representatives would pave the way for wigs to be covered as durable medical equipment.

Save the date: Essentially Women sets fall conference


WATERLOO, Iowa – Essentially Women has scheduled its annual education conference and trade show for Sept. 16-18 in Minneapolis. “We’re excited to bring our members and vendors to the Midwest next fall,” said Christa Miehe, president, in a press release.

POWER Symposium partners with Medtrade Spring


LAS VEGAS – Juzo and Amoena are once again hosting their POWER Symposium ahead of Medtrade Spring. The symposium is Feb. 23-25 at Paris Las Vegas Hotel, while Medtrade Spring is Feb. 27-March 1 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center.

Essentially Women holds annual conference


MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Nearly 250 members, vendor partner representatives, speakers and consultants attended Essentially Women’s education conference here Sept. 25-26. The two-day conference offered 19 sessions, and the opportunity to earn and maintain CEUs.

Women’s health event seeks speakers


WATERLOO, Iowa – Event organizers for this year’s “Focus: The EW Conference” are now accepting presentation submissions. The event, hosted by Essentially Women for its members, will take place Sept.

Partnership highlights women’s health market


LAS VEGAS – The organizers of the Power Symposium and Medtrade Spring have partnered to offer workshops on women’s health products and services from Amoena and Juzo.

Women's health providers see growth


YARMOUTH, Maine – With many O&P providers rethinking whether or not they want to offer post-mastectomy services, women’s health providers are picking up the slack.

'Heat up your business'


ORLANDO, Fla. – Essentially Women’s 15th annual Educational Conference and Tradeshow in March promises to be a hot ticket.

This year’s Focus on the Future event, slated for March 8-9 in Orlando, Fla., has the theme “Heat up Your Business.”

Reporter's notebook; Fashion shows, and 'ugly' bras on the calendar


It’s that time of year again, when women’s health boutiques are as likely to take their wares to the catwalk as they are to the fitting room.