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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User Review  - Aimee - Goodreads

I was pretty disappointed in this book. There was not as much concrete, everyday, factual material as there was a lot of political ... yapping. Whether I agreed with the particular issue being yapped ... Read full review

Review: Our Bodies, Ourselves for the New Century

User Review  - Ann - Goodreads

I have read pretty much everything by the Boston women's health of collective. Very informative intertwined with women's personal stories about whichever topic was being discussed. Highly recommended. Read full review

Contents

Acknowledgments 9
15
Introduction
21
One Taking Care of Ourselves
29
Copyright

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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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