Medicine & Health
The Stand | Sept 6, 2018
Women’s health is dynamic, their needs and concerns changing dramatically over the course of their lives.
From navigating sexual health and relationships in adolescence to following nutritional recommendations during pregnancy and juggling the demands of work and motherhood – all before menopause – women must adapt to shifting priorities for their physical and mental health and wellbeing.
To go behind the statistics reveals health choices are complicated by social influences and mixed messages – and there is always more to the story.