This full-color, user-friendly book utilizes anatomical illustrations and concise text to explain the unique health issues of womens bodies. Presented in general terms, this book invites women to educate themselves about key health topics in order to facilitate communication with their health professionals and to make the best health care decisions possible. Coverage includes womens general anatomy, general ailments, reproductive health, cancers, healthy aging, emotional wellness, and healthy lifestyles. Also features a glossary and comprehensive introduction. Chapters are organized into the following sections: brief definition; detailed description; risk factors; symptoms and warning signs; and, prevention and management.