Encyclopedia of Women's Health

Encyclopedia of Women's Health

Designated a Reference Reviews best Ten Print Reference resource 2005


The Encyclopedia of Women's Health meets this problem through bringing jointly a powerful array of specialists on themes from reproductive matters to gastrointestinal health problems. This skilfully edited quantity, educated through present health and wellbeing matters and health-care realities, bargains readers functional details, old features, and destiny instructions, all meticulously researched and with ease offered.
Key gains comprise:

-Accessible A-to-Z insurance, together with AIDS, contraception, hormone alternative treatment, youngster being pregnant, sexual harassment, violence, physique photograph, entry to wellbeing and fitness care and extra.

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

-Medical issues explored from either traditional and complementary views.

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

-Special chapters on disparities in women's overall healthiness and wellbeing and fitness care.

-Historical review of ladies in health and wellbeing - as sufferers and as execs.

-Suggested readings and source lists.

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