By Sana Loue, Martha Sajatovic
Designated a Reference Reviews best Ten Print Reference resource 2005
The Encyclopedia of Women's Health meets this problem by means of bringing jointly a magnificent array of specialists on subject matters from reproductive concerns to gastrointestinal health problems. This skilfully edited quantity, proficient by way of present well-being matters and health-care realities, deals readers useful details, historic points, and destiny instructions, all meticulously researched and comfortably awarded.
Key gains contain:
-Accessible A-to-Z assurance, together with AIDS, contraception, hormone alternative remedy, teenager being pregnant, sexual harassment, violence, physique photo, entry to future health care and extra.
-Entries spanning the scientific, mental, sociocultural, non secular, and felony arenas.
-Medical issues explored from either traditional and complementary views.
-Cross-cultural information illustrate matters as they observe to minority ladies, rural girls, the aged, and different underserved populations.
-Special chapters on disparities in women's wellbeing and fitness and wellbeing and fitness care.
-Historical evaluate of ladies in future health - as sufferers and as execs.
-Suggested readings and source lists.