The Women's Pill Book by Deborah Mitchell

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Women are major consumers and highly proactive when it comes to attending to their health care. In the tradition of the mega-bestseller, THE PILL BOOK, comes a medication guide just for women—a book that addresses their needs, concerns, and questions about the plethora of prescription and over-the-counter drugs available. A mix of narrative and reference, THE WOMEN'S PILL BOOK is speaks directly to the specific health challenges women face:

Unique Reproductive

Chronic Pain 

Autoimmune Disorder

Heart Disease

Hormonal Challenges

Prescription Drug Abuse

Plus profiles of hundreds of prescription and over-the-counter drugs, including generic and brand name, benefits, side effects, and alternative treatment options.


About Deborah Mitchell

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Deborah Mitchell is a widely published health journalist. She is the author or coauthor of more than three dozen books on health topics, including eight books for St. Martin's Press's Healthy Home Library (Stay Younger, Smarter, Healthier, The Family Guide to Vitamins, Herbs, and Supplements, 52 Foods and Supplements for a Healthy Heart, 25 Medical Tests Your Doctor Should Tell You About, A Woman's Guide to Vitamins, Herbs, and Supplements, The Complete Book of Nutritional Healing; How To Live Well with Early Alzheimer's, and The Concise Encyclopedia of Women's Sexual and Reproductive Health) as well as The Wonder of Probiotics (coauthored with John R.Taylor, N.D.), Foods That Combat Aging, Your Ideal Supplement Plan in Three Easy Steps, and What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About Back Pain (coauthored with Debra Weiner, M.D.).
Published March 27, 2012 by St. Martin's Griffin. 285 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Health, Fitness & Dieting, Professional & Technical. Non-fiction

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