TITLE

Many Women in Rural Gambia Have Reproductive Health Problems, but Few of Them Seek Treatment

AUTHOR(S)
Hirozawa, A.
PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
International Family Planning Perspectives;Dec2001, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p214
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the number of women with reproductive health problems who seek treatment in rural Gambia. Prevalence of bacterial infections and childbirth-related pelvic damage among women; Percentage of women with various reproductive disorder and symptoms; Significance of empowering of women through education for the improvement of reproductive health.
ACCESSION #
5684425

 

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