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Turning point : the myths and realities of menopause

Author: C Sue Furman
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1995.
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The first book to explain the biology of menopause in clear, everyday terms, Turning Point offers women an intelligent portrait of what happens to the body during menopause and reveals what they can do to make this time less distressing. It will allow them to question physicians with authority, understand their answers, and take a more active role in treatment.
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Furman, C. Sue.
Turning point.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1995
(OCoLC)762108172
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C Sue Furman
ISBN: 0195087739 9780195087734 0195113845 9780195113846
OCLC Number: 30398517
Description: xv, 208 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: 1. The chemistry of love; 2. Hormone cycles; 3. Making sense of the meopause myths; 4. More changes; 5. Menopause before your time; 6. The silent epidemic; 7. The heart of the matter; 8. Hormone replacment therapy; 8. You are what you eat; 9. Survival of the fittest; 10. Up in smoke; 11. Looking ahead
Responsibility: C. Sue Furman.
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