Female Reproductive and Sexual Health by Joe Kabyemela

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From the moment she becomes aware of her womanhood, every girl will have questions she need reliable answers for, regarding her reproductive and/or sexual health. This continues life-long. This may be merely out of curiosity or because there is an ongoing issue affecting her or a loved one. In this information age, there is a vast amount of sources to get answers for practically any question but, how do you separate the wheat from the chaff? There is a lot of rubbish out there. That can be a challenge.
This book, written by someone with dedication to his profession and who truly cares, sets out to overcome that challenge in the most concise, accessible and detailed manner. What's more, it is all done in plain English. Any unavoidable medical jargon is fully explained. Here, in very clear language, you have detailed information about all the important topics in the subject of female sexual and reproductive health. It is a fact of life that the quality of service patients receive from their respective doctors is variable. If you have seen your specialist and want a second opinion, this resource will serve that purpose comprehensively and, almost certainly, to your satisfaction. If you are just somebody who is curious, then this is for you too. You can read this comfortably in the knowledge that it is a work of an experienced practising specialist active in the field of clinical and academic obstetrics and gynaecology, including an eight year stint at Europe’s biggest Women’s Hospital. This book would also make a very valuable resource to those in medical training, gynaecology nurses and those aspiring to pursue the Obstetrics and Gynaecology specialty. The full list of contents is:
Heavy periods and other menstrual disorders
Endometriosis, pelvic pain and sub-fertility
Low sex desire (loss of libido)
Bioidentical Hormones
Breast cancer: Minimising risk
Cervical cancer vaccine
Excessive body hair (hirsutism)
Fibroids and fertility
Flying during pregnancy
‘Natural’ cures for ovarian cysts?
Passive smoking and reproductive health
Phantom Pregnancy
Concealed Pregnancy
Absent periods (Primary amenorrhoea)
When periods stop (secondary amenorrhoea)
Starting a family: Timing it right
Actively trying to conceive- Getting it right
Choosing the baby's sex: Facts and myths
Dyspareunia (Painful sex)
Botulinum in painful intercourse
Stretch marks
Obesity: Role of surgery
Breast cancer screening
Chlamydia and infertility
Emergency contraception
Obesity and fertility
Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)
Fertility after cancer
Cord blood banking
Ovarian cysts
Chronic pelvic pain
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
Surrogate parenthood
Assisted conception for the older mother
Vaginal discharge
Bacterial vaginosis
Long acting reversible contraceptives (LARCs)
Pelvic infection
 

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Published March 26, 2013 by Koolkit Ltd. 243 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Self Help. Non-fiction

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