The immigrant women's health handbook

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
The Immigrant Women's Health Centre
Publisher: 
Immigrant Women's Health Centre
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Intended to be used as a health information resource, especially for immigrant and refugee women and women of colour. Gives both generalized and specific information about the reproductive system, cancer, annual check-ups, sexuality, healthy relationships, and well-being. Also includes more detailed sections on the various stages of a women’s reproductive life and information about common illnesses and issues in women’s reproductive health. Some of the topics that are addressed are: puberty, the menstrual cycle, pre-menstrual syndrome, pregnancy, menopause, infertility, endometriosis, fibroids, osteoporosis, sexually transmitted diseases, and birth control methods.

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IMWO.I46 2002