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Women's Health

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Women's Health

  • Women and Aging: An Anthology by Women. Ed. Jo Alexander, Debi Berrow, Lisa Domitrovich, Margarita Donnelly, and Cheryl McLean. Calyx Books, 1986.
  • Benderly, Beryl Lieff. Thinking About Abortion. Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1984.
  • Femalia. Ed. Joani Blank. Il. Tee A. Corinne, Michael Perry, Jill Posner, and Michael A. Rosin. Down There Press, 1993.
  • The Boston Women’s Health Book Collective. The New Our Bodies, Ourselves. Simon & Schuster, Inc., 1992.
  • The Boston Women’s Health Book Collective. Our Bodies, Ourselves. Simon & Schuster, Inc., 2005.
  • The Boston Women’s Health Book Collective. Our Bodies, Ourselves: For the New Century. Simon & Schuster, Inc., 1998.
  • The Boston Women’s Health Book Collective. Ourselves and Our Children. Random House, Inc., 1978.
  • Brecher, Edward M. and the Editors of Consumer Reports. Licit and Illicit Drugs. Little, Brown, and Company, 1972.
  • The Center for Reproductive Law and Policy. Removing Barriers, Improving Choices: A Case Study in Reproductive Health Services and Managed Care.
  • Copper, Barbara. Over the Hill: Reflections of Ageism Between Women. The Crossing Press, 1988.
  • Cunt Coloring Book. Il. Tee Corinne. Last Gasp of San Francisco, 1988.
  • Delaney, Janice; Mary Jane Lupton; and Emily Toth. The Curse: A Cultural History of Menstruation. University of Illinois Press, 1988.
  • Desowitz, Robert S. New Guinea Tapeworms and Jewish Grandmothers: Tales of Parasites and People. W. W. Norton & Company, 1987.
  • Federation of Feminist Women’s Health Centers, The. How to Stay Out of the Gynecologist's Office. Il. Suzann Gage. Women to Women Publications, 1981.
  • Foley, Denise, Eileen Nechas, and the editors of Prevention Magazine. Women's Encyclopedia of Health and Emotional Healing. Rodale Press, 1993.
  • From Abortion to Reproductive Freedom: Transforming a Movement. Ed. Marlene Gerber Fried. South End Press, 1990.
  • Harrison, Michelle. Self-Help for Premenstrual Syndrome. Random House, Inc., 1985.
  • Hepburn, Cuca and Bonnie Gutierrez. Alive & Well: A Lesbian Health Guide. The Crossing Press, 1988.
  • Hoshiko, Sumi. Our Choices: Women's Personal Decisions About Abortion.
  • Lewontin, Richard. Human Diversity. Scientific American Library, 1995.
  • Love, Susan M. and Karen Lindsey. Dr. Susan Love's Breast Book. Addison Wesley Publishing Company, Inc., 1990.
  • Macdonald, Barbara and Cynthia Rich. Look Me in the Eye: Old Women, Aging and Ageism. Spinsters Ink, 1983.
  • Madaras, Lynda and Jane Patterson. Womancare: A Gynecological Guide to your Body. Avon Books, 1981.
  • Abortion. Ed. Janet Podell.
  • Ruzek, Sheryl Burt. The Women's Health Movement: Feminist Alternatives to Medical Control. Praeger Publishers, 1978.
  • With Wings: An Anthology of Literature by and About Women with Disabilities. Ed. Marsha Saxton and Florence Howe. The Feminist Press, 1987.
  • Bits of Ourselves: Women's Experiences With Cancer. Ed. Vanessapress. Vanessapress, 1986.

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