Hailed by The New York Times as a afeminist classic, a and aAmericaas bestselling book on womenas health, a the comprehensive guide to all aspects of womenas health and sexuality, including menopause, birth control, childbirth, sexual health, sexual orientation, gender identity, mental health and general well-being. Six years after the 2005 overhaul of this classic guide to womenas health, the 2011 edition focuses on what Our Bodies, Ourselves does best: provide information on womenas reproductive health and sexuality; practical information on how find and access health information; and resources, stories, and information to educate women about health care injustices and inspire them to work collectively to address them. This new edition of Our Bodies, Ourselves includes the latest vital information on: acChanges in the health care systemaespecially how health care reform affects women and how to get the care you need. ac Safer sexahow to engage in pleasurable, satisfying sexual experiences while protecting your health and the health of your partner. ac Environmental health risksaincluding minimizing exposure to everyday pollutants that endanger reproductive health. ac Body imagearesisting negative media stereotypes and embracing healthier approaches to looking and feeling good. ac Local and global activismausing social media and organizing tactics to build community and advocate for policies that improve womenas lives. ac As well as crucial information about gender identity, sexual orientation, birth control, abortion, pregnancy and birth, perimenopause, and sexuality and sexual health as we age. Together with its companion website, OurBodiesOurselves.org, Our Bodies, Ourselves is a one-stop resource for women of all generations.This new edition of Our Bodies, Ourselves includes the latest vital information on: acChanges in the health care systemaespecially how health care reform affects women and how to get the care you need. ac Safer sexahow to engage in ...
|Title||:||Our Bodies, Ourselves|
|Author||:||Boston Women's Health Book Collective, Judy Norsigian|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2011-10-04|