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By Dawn K. Smith, Janet S. Moore (auth.), Ann O’Leary Ph.D., Loretta Sweet Jemmott R.N., Ph.D. (eds.)

Although girls have been understudied within the early years of the epidemic, examine and perform dedicated to figuring out and ameliorating the consequences of the AIDS epidemic have all started in recent times. Women andAIDS is the 1st entire exploration of the scientific and psychosocial issues and concerns surrounding girls dwelling with HIV/AIDS. participants deal with the biomedical features of the ailment, tension and coping elements, reproductive and childcare concerns, entry to care, wishes of distinctive populations similar to drug-using ladies and teens, and coverage strategies. Researchers and scholars in psychology, public healthiness, drugs, nursing, sociology, women's experiences, and social paintings will take pleasure in this reference.

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