But they are more selective in their religious practices, and are more likely to disagree with teachings that they consider unimportant, optional, coercive or wrong--especially those related to sexual and reproductive issues
In 1995, 64 percent of American women, ages 15 to 44, used contraception, up from 56 percent in 1982, according to the Alan Guttmacher Institute, a New York-based think tank for reproductive issues
In the texts under discussion, the interplay of maternal reproduction and hegemonic practices and discourses intensifies around reproductive issues
Simply put, some physical differences become important only in certain social situations (reading and writing difficulties where literacy or speed in literacy is deemed "essential" to success or mobility impairments in a sports-oriented society) or at certain times of life (sexual and reproductive issues
are less important for the very young and the very old, and some for only one gender).
This is the most comprehensive resource to examine the topic of obesity and reproductive issues
, making it invaluable for medical students, professionals, and researchers in public policy and medicine.
Woman and men suffering from reproductive issues
and infertility will find that the outlined protocol will greatly influence the results of treatments such as IVF (in-vitro fertilization) and others by improving the conditions of the mother, mind body and soul.
Facilitated by author Julia Indichova, whose pioneering work of the last two decades has focused on a whole-person approach to reproductive issues
They cover the biology of obesity, including energy balance and body weight homeostasis, genetics, fetal and infant origins, and metabolic fuels and obesity; assessment and treatment planning; the stages of obesity and weight maintenance; management options related to diet, exercise, drugs, psychological treatments, and surgery; and the management of obesity-related co-morbidities like diabetes and metabolic diseases, reproductive issues
, mental health and social consequences, hospitalization issues, and gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary, respiratory cardiovascular, and musculoskeletal diseases.
Perhaps even more worrisome, though, are dispersants known as phthalates that cause hormonal and reproductive issues
, birth defects and developmental disorders.
2003 Member of the Order of Australia (AM) "for service to clinical research into women's health and reproductive issues
and the development of the Home Ovarian Monitor".
The chapters cover a range of topics, from methods for working with cultural diversity and teaching tools for patients with specific illnesses to mental health and reproductive issues
The American Society of Clinical Oncology recommends that physicians discuss reproductive issues
with every patient before treating cancer and refer to reproductive specialists when appropriate.