Description : The definitive voice in women's health and gynaecological study with over TWO MILLION COPIES sold worldwide. 'Everywoman deals sensitively and thoroughly with every physical and psychological aspect of internal female development' VOGUE Everywoman is the essential manual to women's health. This book will provide you with the knowledge to ask questions and make empowered decisions about your own wellbeing. A leading pioneer in gynaecology, Derek Llewellyn-Jones' balanced and clear-cut advice provides medical guidance and a comprehensive exploration of women's sexuality. Everywoman will educate you on: · Adolescence and sexual development · Birth control and family planning · Pregnancy and labour · Postpartum care Newly revised with up-to-date information, Everywoman is a gynaecological guide for life for the twenty-first century women.
Description : For girls of all nationalities and backgrounds, the challenges of growing up are immense. Every girl needs to understand the physical and emotional changes that happen during puberty a time of hope, excitement and confusion. This best-selling guide provides reassuring advice about themysteries and problems of growing up. It explains the changes that happen during adolescence, and describes the psychological and social challenges that teenage women experience.Everygirl emphasises the importance of a healthy lifestyle, and shows how eating well, regular exercise, and general body care and hygiene contribute to the individuals sense of looking and feeling good. It also addresses current personal and social issues that concern young women. It includesextensive new material on eating disorders, sexually transmitted diseases, sexual assault, psychological problems, drugs and exercise disorders.Written in accessible, non-judgemental language, Everygirl helps the teenage woman to establish her sense of herself as a woman. It is essential reading for teenage women and for all those who wish to understand them better.