The Healthy Woman
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Women's Health has published a terrific new book: The Healthy Woman: A Complete Guide for All Ages. It is available for sale from the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office http://bookstore.gpo.gov Telephone 866-512-1800. The price is $24.95.
The Healthy Woman is an easy-to-use guide covering many conditions that women encounter throughout thier lifetimes: heart disease, stroke, cancer, diabetes to name a few. The conditions are discussed from a woman's perspective. Other chapters include advice and information about taking charge of one's own health. The book is full of easy-to-understand explanations, practical tips, charts, and firsthand health stories from women.
This would be a good resource for any public library. To borrow the Library Commission copy call us toll-free at 800-307-2665 or use our online form to email us.