Women and health: Today’s evidence, tomorrow’s agenda

Despite considerable progress in the past decades, societies continue to fail to meet the health-care needs of women at key moments of their lives, particularly in their adolescent years and in older age. The report provides the latest and most comprehensive evidence available to date on women's specific health needs and challenges over their life course, from birth to older age.

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Bibliographic information

Subject area(s): Health; Health care services

Resource type: Issue papers

Resource year: 2009

Publishing entities: World Health Organization (WHO)