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Public Health: Women and Gender Issues

Jung, Paulette; Smith, Raymond Arthur

The existing gender gap in public health affects the areas of medical research, employment, and accurate diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions for women. Women face a large disadvantage in such areas, and this problem must be addressed through improved policies and initiatives taken by both government and medical institutions.


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Political Science
Majority Rule and Minority Rights Issue Briefs
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August 17, 2009
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