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Where Women Have No Doctors: A Health Guide for Women

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This comprehensive community-based health book for women was developed with the help of community-based groups, village health workers and women's health experts in more than 30 countries. It combines medical information with an understanding of how poverty, discrimination, and culture affect women's health and access to health care. Liberally illustrated.
Paperback, 583 pages
Published January 1st 1997 by Hesperian Foundation
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Kayrah
May 09, 2013 Kayrah rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: read-in-2012
An informative, educational healthcare guide. It gave me an insight into healthcare for women in developing countries. Some parts were sad, some shocking. Women getting infected by STDs due to husbands being unfaithful while away on work assignments. It seemed accepted culture that the men would do this so the focus was on prevention/prophylactics, recognising symptoms of disease and getting medicines. Another section on birthing kids, advice was not to press down on the woman's stomach to get t ...more
Fibrina  Damayanthi
Buku yang bagus banget buat menambah pengetahuan soal kesehatan perempuan. Di dalamnya ada petunjuk soal menghadapi segala persoalan kesehatan, lengkap dengan gambar dan daftar obat-obatan yang dapat digunakan untuk bahan acuan.
HeavyReader
Jun 20, 2007 HeavyReader rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: women who live in rural areas
Shelves: womens-health
This is like Where There Is No Doctor, but from the perspective of women's health. Highly recommended.
R. Sanyoto
Oct 06, 2007 R. Sanyoto rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: indonesian
Dulu, buku ini tergolong langka.. aku harus meng-kopi-nya utk special gift >>
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