Baby boom to generation X: progress in young women's health

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Alina Salganicoff
Barbara Wentworth
Liberty Greene
Publisher: 
The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Menlo Park, CA

Appears as a chapter in "The American Woman 2003-2004, Daughters of a Revolution--Young Women Today," Cynthia Costello, Vanessa Wight, and Anne J. Stone, editors. Explores the changes that have taken place in young women’s health over the past twenty-five years. Discusses young women’s health status and access to care since the 1970s, outlines programmatic developments in health care as they affect young women, and examines the impact of cultural shifts in reproductive health and maternity care as well as the contribution of new medical advances.