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Menstrual suppression

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This article looks at why women with an intellectual disability have not had access to the full range of options that are offered to women without an intellectual disability. It discusses particularly the practice of menstruation suppression for women with disabilities and argues that improved medical treatment of a woman with an intellectual disability is an essential partnership between the woman, her caregivers and her doctor.,Keywords: Health, Women

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Author
Gray, Judi
Source
SBRC Review, Volume 5 Number 4
Publisher
-
Publication Date
1 January 1991
Category
Professionals
Keywords
Health, Women
Origin
Australia

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