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North Kansas City Public Library 613.04244 CLEGHORN 2021 (Text) 0001002453700 Nonfiction New Checked out 07/01/2021

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Includes bibliographical references (pages [329]-370) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Ancient Greece - Nineteenth Century. Wandering wombs ; Possessed and polluting ; Under her skin ; On her nerves ; Feeling pain ; Contagious pleasures ; Bleeding mad ; Rest and resistance -- Late Nineteenth Century - 1940s. Suffrage and suppression ; Birth control ; Feminine radiance ; Lifting the curse ; Dutiful and disciplined ; Control and punish -- 1945 - Present. Public health, private pain ; Mothers' little helpers ; Our bodies, our selves ; Autoimmune -- Conclusion: Believe us.
Summary, etc.:
"A trailblazing conversation-starting history of women's health-from Ancient Greece to hormones and autoimmune diseases-brought together in a fascinating sweeping narrative"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Women > Health and hygiene.
Women > Health and hygiene > History.
Women patients.
Diagnostic errors.

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