Woman to Woman: A Leading Gynecologist Tells You All You Need to Know about Your Body and Your Health

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In twenty years as a leading specialist in gynecology and obstetrics, Dr. Yvonne Thornton has repeatedly discovered that her patients simply did not know the basic facts about womenÆs health, and that often they had no plain-spoken source of information to turn to. Now, in Woman to Woman, using familiar terms, anecdotes and analogies, Dr. Thornton empowers women to become active in the pursuit and maintenance of their personal health. In a straightforward style honed in years as a public speaker and spokesperson ...
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Overview

In twenty years as a leading specialist in gynecology and obstetrics, Dr. Yvonne Thornton has repeatedly discovered that her patients simply did not know the basic facts about womenÆs health, and that often they had no plain-spoken source of information to turn to. Now, in Woman to Woman, using familiar terms, anecdotes and analogies, Dr. Thornton empowers women to become active in the pursuit and maintenance of their personal health. In a straightforward style honed in years as a public speaker and spokesperson on womenÆs health issues, she addresses:
  • Pregnancy
  • Childbirth
  • Breast and pelvic examinations
  • Breast and other cancers
  • How to evaluate a doctorÆs qualifications
  • HMOs and other insurance companies.
    Woman to Woman represents an important, engaging and up-to-date resource for any woman who wants a greater understanding of her body and how it works.

"...empowers women to become active in the pursuit and maintenance of their own personal health...addresses pregnancy, childbirth, breast and pelvic exams, breast and other cancers, evaluating a doctor's credentials, and more."

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780452279865
  • Publisher: Penguin Group (USA)
  • Publication date: 8/1/1998
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 336
  • Product dimensions: 6.12 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.93 (d)

Meet the Author

Yvonne Thornton
Yvonne Thornton

Donald's daughter, Dr. Yvonne S. Thornton, is a double-Board certified Maternal-Fetal Medicine specialist and Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Thornton lives with her husband in New Jersey. Jo Coudert is also a playwright and lives in Califon, New Jersey.

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