By Catherine Fisher Collins
Written through a workforce of specialists that comes with medical professionals, nurses, social staff, psychologists, and chemists, this instruction manual specializes in the illnesses that pose the best probability to African American ladies this day. themes contain African American girls and center illness, sickle cellphone, breast melanoma, diabetes, HIV and AIDS, in addition to psychological ailment. Social concerns that impact future health also are tested, together with poverty, homelessness, rigidity, racism, sexism, and remedy disparities. thirds of the chapters are all-new with clean themes and knowledge, and the remainder chapters were thoroughly up to date.
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African American Women's Health and Social Issues: Second Edition by Catherine Fisher Collins