THE BOSTON WOMEN’S
HEALTH BOOK COLLECTIVE,
Rs 450 Pb 2008
This is the
classic resource that women of all ages can turn to for information about
every aspect of their well-being. It gives women everything
they need for making key decisions about their health—from
definitive information from today’s leading experts to
personal stories from other women just like them. It provides the
latest information on: nutrition and exercise; relationships,
sexuality, and sexual health; complementary health practices;
reproductive choices, pregnancy and childbearing; growing older;
and medical testing and procedures.
First published by
The Boston Women’s Health Book Collective (also
known as Our Bodies
Ourselves),this book aims
to empower women by providing information about
health, sexuality, and reproduction.
This is truly the Bible on
women’s health! ... updated for a new
generation of women who will need its guidance more than
ever as they attempt to take control of their health.
—Susan Love, M.D. and author
Within these pages, you
will find the voice of a women’s health movement that is based on shared
experience. Listen to it—and add your own.
Co-founder Ms. Magazine
... presents up-
to-the-minute medical information in a way that is honest,
accessible, and affirming of a diverse range of women’s
experiences. A vital resource for all women.
— Karen Carlson, M.D.
Harvard Medical School