A new prescription for women's health: getting the best medical care in a man's world

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Penguin Books, Aug 27, 1996 - Health & Fitness - 546 pages
This is a personal book that takes the form of an intimate conversation with your own doctor, one who miraculously has the time to give you all the information and advice you crave. Dr. Healy insists that health care can and should be a cooperative process. Her book will teach you to think carefully and critically about your own treatment - to make sure you get the best care possible - by paying attention to current research, finding the right questions to ask, and having the strength and self-respect to ask them.

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From former director of the National Institutes of Health Healy, the first woman to hold that position, comes this guide to everything women ever wanted to know about their health but were afraid to ... Read full review

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Turning Points
Womens Work Becomes Womens Health
Power and Vulnerability

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Bernadine Healy, M.D., is one of America's best-known physicians. A cardiologist by training, she is the former head of the National Institutes of Health, the American Red Cross, and the College of Medicine and Public Health at Ohio State University. She is currently the health editor for "US News and World Report" and writes the magazine's bi-weekly "On Health" column. She also makes nationwide speaking and media appearances about our most crucial health issues.

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