Women's Health Encyclopedia: A Balanced Approach to Looking After Your Body by Sandhya Pruthi, M.DWomen's Health Encyclopedia: A Balanced Approach to Looking After Your Body by Sandhya Pruthi, M.D

Women's Health Encyclopedia: A Balanced Approach to Looking After Your Body

EditorSandhya Pruthi, M.D, Jacqueline M Thielen, M.D, Petra M. Casey, M.D

Hardcover | February 1, 2010

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WOMEN’S HEALTH ENCYCLOPEDIA distinguishes up-to-date research in order for women to gain a concise and trustworthy perspective on their bodies, one system at a time. Written by four top female doctors from the Mayo Clinic, this book covers all areas of female health, including:
• The Healthy Woman: Good health basics and how the body works
• Challenges to Your Health: Divided by systems of the body, this section presents a comprehensive reference of ailments, symptoms, and treatments
• The Healthy Mind: How to maintain a healthy mind, deal with stress, understand challenges of the mind, understand mood and learn what helps alleviate these issues
• Contraception and Pregnancy: Choose and deal with contraception challenges, handle unwanted pregnancy both physically and mentally, learn about reproductive challenges, and gain a greater understanding of pregnancy and motherhood
• Reproductive System Health: Very specifically geared, this chapter talks about all problems that may arise with the female reproductive organs
• Sex and Sexuality: Discover your sexual self—happiness, problems, and infections, and effective treatments
• Urgent Illness: Reveals information for acute infection and first aid
• Healing the Body: Provides both conventional and holistic treatments and therapies, and shows how these two forms of treatment can be complimentary

Helping women to take an active role in their mental and physical health, WOMEN’S HEALTH ENCYCLOPEDIA provides answers to the difficult and sometimes confusing health issues many women face as they move from one phase of life to the next.
SANDHYA PRUTHI, M.D, is a Canadian from Winnipeg, who studied medicine at the University of Manitoba before becoming a consultant in the Department of Internal Medicine at Mayo Clinic and is an assistant professor of medicine at the College of Medicine at Mayo Clinic. She is board certified in Family Medicine, is the Director of the Br...
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Title:Women's Health Encyclopedia: A Balanced Approach to Looking After Your BodyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:320 pages, 10.26 × 8.02 × 1.14 inPublished:February 1, 2010Publisher:Reader's Digest CanadaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1554750288

ISBN - 13:9781554750283

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