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Gynecologic Health & Childbearing Resources: General

General Resources



MYTH: Women need to menstruate every month.

For more information, see:


Consider visiting the Museum of Menstruation, an online repository of articles and photos from the history of periods.  Learn about how periods have been managed in other countries, and what different religious traditions make of menstruation.

Women's Health Issues

Women's Health - Books

Angier, N. (2014). Woman: An intimate geography. Virago. ISBN-13: 978-1844089901, ISBN-10: 1844089908

Gunter, J. (2019). The vagina bible: The vulva and the vagina - separating the myth from the medicine. Citadel Press. ISBN-13: 978-0806539317, ISBN-10: 0806569313

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