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Women additionally want health care more and access the health care system more than do men. While a part of this is due to their reproductive and sexual health wants, they also have extra persistent non-reproductive health issues corresponding to cardiovascular disease, cancer, psychological sickness, diabetes and osteoporosis. Another necessary perspective is realising that occasions across the complete life cycle (or life-course), from in utero to getting older impact the expansion, growth and health of girls. The life course perspective is among the key strategies of the World Health Organization. Dr. Goldman is a reproductive epidemiologist and Director of Clinical Research within the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and of Community and Family Medicine at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. She makes a speciality of research and teaching related to women’s health. She is co-editor of Women and Health, a complete reference textbook for researchers, instructing college, and clinicians on the function …