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Comparisons between the health status of males and females in California

Sheila Dumbauld

Comparisons between the health status of males and females in California

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Published by Dept. of Health Services, Health and Welfare Agency, State of California in [Sacramento] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California
    • Subjects:
    • Men -- Health and hygiene -- California -- Statistics.,
    • Women -- Health and hygiene -- California -- Statistics.,
    • Health status indicators -- California -- Statistics.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSheila Dumbauld.
      ContributionsCalifornia. Dept. of Health Services.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA564.83 .D86 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination51 p. :
      Number of Pages51
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2497310M
      LC Control Number87622347

        Study examines health differences between gender, race. BY PAM SHERIDAN Special to the Rice News In the first study to systematically examine differences between the health of adult men and women in the U.S. across racial and ethnic populations, a Rice University researcher found that gender inequalities in health can vary significantly among racial and ethnic groups.   Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease traditionally was considered a man’s disease, but it now kills more women in the United States than account for 58 percent of the million people in the U.S. living with the disease and 53 percent of those who die from it, according to the American Lung Association. Nearly 8 percent of women in the U.S. have reported a COPD diagnosis. It is an example of both the critical and the constructive sides of feminist philosophy of biology. Critiques of reductionism are also common in non-feminist philosophy of biology starting with the work of David Hull (,) (see the entry on reductionism in biology for a thorough review). Metaphor. The Kidz World toy store used to have a section labeled "Toys for Boys" that included footballs, chemistry sets, and toy trucks, and a separate section labeled "Toys for Girls" that included dolls, play kitchen sets, and costume jewelry.


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