Women's bodies, women's wisdom : creating physical and emotional health and healing
—Northrup, Christiane, author.
Book
2020
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"Emphasizing the body's innate wisdom and ability to heal, Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom covers the entire range of women's health-from the first menstrual period through menopause. It includes updated information on pregnancy, labor, and birth, sexuality, nutrition, hormone replacement therapy, treating fibroids, avoiding hysterectomy, and maintaining breast and menstrual health. Fully revised and updated to include the very latest treatment innovations and research data, and reflecting today's woman's proactive involvement in her own health care, this important new edition will help women everywhere enjoy vibrant health with far fewer medical interventions. Filled with dramatic case histories, Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom is contemporary medicine at its best, combining new technologies with natural remedies and the miraculous healing powers within the body itself"--Amazon.

Item Details
Subjects:
Generative organs, Female -- Diseases.
Gynecology.
Holistic medicine.
Women -- Health and hygiene.
ISBN:
9780525486114
Edition:
Revised and updated.
Fifth edition.
Description:
xxiv, 1155 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
From external control to internal guidance
The patriarchal myth : the origin of the mind/body/emotion split
Feminine intelligence and a new mode of healing
Inner guidance
The female energy system
The anatomy of women's wisdom
The menstrual cycle
The uterus
The ovaries
Reclaiming the erotic
Vulva, vagina, cervix, and lower urinary tract
Breasts
Our fertility
Pregnancy and birthing
Motherhood : bonding with your baby
Menopause
Women's wisdom program for flourishing and healing
Steps for flourishing
Getting the most out of your medical care
Eat to flourish
The power of movement
Healing ourselves, healing our world.
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