Our Bodies, Ourselves for the New Century: A Book by and for Women

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Simon & Schuster, 1998 - Health & Fitness - 780 pages
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The definitive consumer health reference for women of all ages and ethnic groups, this book encompasses such controversial issues as "managed care" and the insurance industry; breast cancer treatment options; recent developments in contraception; and much more. 150 photos. Charts & graphs throughout.

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Contents

Acknowledgments
15
Introduction
21
One Taking Care of Ourselves
29
Food
44
Alcohol Tobacco and Other
75
Women in Motion
89
Environmental and Occupational Health
131
Violence Against Women
158
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
288
Four Childbearing
433
Women Growing Older
547
The Politics of Womens Health
561
The Global Politics of Women
723
U S
741
Index
751
378
774

Two Relationships and Sexuality
179
Three Sexual Health and Controlling
263
723
780
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The Boston Women's Health Book Collective is a nonprofit organization devoted to education about women and health.

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