Encyclopedia of Women's Health

Encyclopedia of Women's Health

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The Encyclopedia of Women's Health meets this problem by way of bringing jointly a magnificent array of specialists on subject matters from reproductive concerns to gastrointestinal health problems. This skilfully edited quantity, knowledgeable by way of present healthiness matters and health-care realities, bargains readers functional details, historic elements, and destiny instructions, all meticulously researched and comfortably awarded.
Key good points comprise:

-Accessible A-to-Z assurance, together with AIDS, contraception, hormone substitute remedy, teenager being pregnant, sexual harassment, violence, physique photo, entry to well-being care and extra.

-Entries spanning the scientific, mental, sociocultural, non secular, and criminal arenas.

-Medical themes explored from either traditional and complementary views.

-Cross-cultural information illustrate concerns as they follow to minority girls, rural ladies, the aged, and different underserved populations.

-Special chapters on disparities in women's health and wellbeing and well-being care.

-Historical assessment of ladies in well-being - as sufferers and as pros.

-Suggested readings and source lists.

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