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Title Our bodies, ourselves : menopause / the Boston Women's Health Book Collective ; with a preface by Vivian Pinn.

Publication Info. New York : Simon & Schuster, [2006]


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 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  618.175 OUR    AVAILABLE
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 Kankakee PL Third Floor - KKBB-2  618.175 OUR    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  618.175 OUR    AVAILABLE
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 Sandwich PLD Adult Non-Fiction - SABB-4  618.175 OUR    AVAILABLE

Description xi, 350 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [317]-320) and index.
Contents Preface / Vivian W. Pinn -- Approaching menopause. Understanding our menopause experiences -- Making health care decisions -- A transition and its challenges. What's happening in our bodies -- Sudden and early menopause -- Hot flashes, night sweats, and sleep disturbances -- Vulvovaginal changes -- Hormone treatment -- Changing selves, changing relationships. Body image -- Sexuality -- Family life and the workplace -- Taking care of ourselves. Emotional well being and managing stress -- Eating well -- Staying active -- Health concerns. Uterine and bladder health -- Memory and mood -- Bone health -- Heart health -- Cancers -- Other health concerns -- Knowledge is power. The politics of women's health -- Finding our power, organizing for change.
Subject Menopause -- Popular works.
Middle-aged women -- Health and hygiene.
Middle-aged women -- Attitudes.
Menopause -- Popular Works.
Women's Health -- Popular Works.
Women -- psychology -- Popular Works.
Middle Aged.
Added Author Boston Women's Health Book Collective.
ISBN 0743274873

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