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Where Women Have No Doctor

A health guide for women

Authors: A. August Burns, Ronnie Lovich, Jane Maxwell, Katharine Shapiro

Editor: Sandy Niemann

Assistant editor: Elena Metcalf

Hesperian Health Guides, Berkeley, California, USA

Published by:
Hesperian Health Guides
1919 Addison St., #304
Berkeley, California 94704 • USA
hesperian@hesperian.org • www.hesperian.org


Copyright © 1997, 2014 by Hesperian
First edition: June 1997
Fifth updated printing: May 2014
ISBN: 978-0-942364-25-5

Hesperian encourages you to copy, reproduce, or adapt any or all parts of this book, including the illustrations, provided that you do this for non-commercial purposes, credit Hesperian, and follow the other requirements of Hesperian’s Open Copyright License (see www.hesperian.org/about/ open-copyright).

For certain kinds of adaptation and distribution, we ask that you first obtain permission from Hesperian. Contact permissions@hesperian.org to use any part of this book for commercial purposes; in quantities more than 100 print copies; in any digital format; or with an organizational budget more than US$1 million.

We also ask that you contact Hesperian for permission before beginning any translation, to avoid duplication of efforts, and for suggestions about adapting the information in this book. Please send Hesperian a copy of any materials in which text or illustrations from this book have been used.

THIS REVISED EDITION CAN BE IMPROVED WITH YOUR HELP. If you are a community health worker, doctor, mother, or anyone with ideas or suggestions for ways this book could be changed to better meet the needs of your community, please write to Hesperian at the above address. Thank you for your help.

This book has been printed in Canada by Friesens on 100% post-consumer, chlorine-free, recycled paper.

Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data

The Library of Congress has already cataloged the 10-digit ISBN as follows:

Where women have no doctor : a health guide for women / by A. August Burns ... [et al.] ; edited by
Sandy Niemann, assistant editor, Elena Metcalf.
p. cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 0-942364-25-2 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1. Women--Health and hygiene. 2. Women’s health services. 3. Community health aides.
4. Medicine, Popular. I. Burns, A.
August (Arlene August), 1952–     .    II. Niemann, Sandy.
RA564.85.W46     1997 97-19421
613’.04244--dc21 CIP

Hesperian Health Guides
1919 Addison St., #304
Berkeley, California 94704 USA
www.hesperian.org


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