254p., Index, 23 cm. (Nutrition and Health Series)
CONTENTS:- An Overview of Women's Health and Nutrition; Health, Family Planning and Nutrition; Factors Affecting Family Planning; The Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act, 1971; Epidemiology and Biological Factors; Nutrition and Breast Cancer; Approach for Family Planning: Family Planning Practices; Fertility in the India Context; Fertility Preferences; Morbidity and Mortality; Maternal and Child Health.
This book is dedicated to the study of nutritional and health problem of women on micro-level. The huge and large unappreciated role that malnutrition plays in the global burden of disease, together with a range of cost effective health sector intervention to improve nutrition activities among the best ways to improve efficiency and quality of health services.