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2 edition of Women at risk found in the catalog.

Women at risk

Women at risk

the need for family planning services, state and county estimates, 1987.

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Published by Alan Guttmacher Institute in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pregnancy -- statistics & numerical data -- United States.,
  • Family Planning Services -- statistics & numerical data -- United States.,
  • Risk.

  • Edition Notes

    Chiefly statistics.

    ContributionsAlan Guttmacher Institute.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, [133] p. ;
    Number of Pages133
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14741417M
    ISBN 100939253097
    OCLC/WorldCa25284335

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Women at risk book

There were 38 stories in the book, but only seven were about women. Commenting on this piece? One reason is there are gender differences in brain activity involved in computing risk and preparing for action.

That means that women are at a disadvantage when it comes to getting support for risk-taking.

Excessive Alcohol Use and Risks to Women's Health

The partnerships continued after the McDonalds moved back to the United States, and as the programs expanded to reach more women and children, the need to incorporate became apparent. These feelings are usually somewhat mild, last a week or two, and then go away as a new mom adjusts to having a newborn.

However, if a male toilet has both cubicles and urinals, the number of people who can relieve themselves at once is far higher per square foot of floor space in the male bathroom than in the female bathroom. He proposes a simple, but far-reaching solution: expand the federal housing voucher program to serve all Americans who already qualify.

Landlord s make serious profits on the worst housing by exploiting desperate tenants. Depression can hurt—literally. I wanted to answer the rhetorical question I had asked Jill. This is not only uncomfortable, it also results in stab vests coming up too short, leaving women unprotected.

If you see any signs of depression in a loved one during her pregnancy or after the child is born, encourage her to see a health care provider or visit a clinic. This helped gauge the effects of their past realized and unrealized risk experiences on their future risk-taking.

Women are perceived to be more risk averse. In no test is an anthropometrically correct female crash-test dummy required. Research suggests that women are more vulnerable than men to the brain damaging effects of excessive alcohol use, and the damage tends to appear with shorter periods of excessive drinking for women than for men.

When it comes to frontline workers, poorly fitting PPE can prove fatal. By using a randomized control trial that involved a dice game, the experiment accounts for different underlying risk environments and highlights how men and women responded differently to them.

In the early s, researchers based at Michigan University argued for the inclusion of a 50th-percentile female in regulatory tests, but this advice was ignored by manufacturers and regulators. We have less muscle on our necks and upper torso, which make us more vulnerable to whiplash by up to three timesand car design has amplified this vulnerability.

When Apple launched their AI, Siri, users in the US found that she ironically could find prostitutes and Viagra suppliers, but not abortion providers. This perception bias further compounds the inclination differences mentioned above. I fear this is one of the factors that snagged me as I chose stories for inclusion.

Talking with your doctor builds trust and leads to better results, quality, safety, and satisfaction. Please review this information and discuss it with your doctor or health care provider.

An article on car website Autoblog quoted a woman who had bought a Ford Focus, only to find that its voice-command system only listened to her husband, even though he was in the passenger seat.

Do Women Take as Many Risks as Men?

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