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Blood pressure must stay within carefully defined limits, but no studies have been
done to determine if there are any socially created stresses in the life of a
pregnant woman today which may make it likely that she should become
These herbal teas are prescribed according to the woman's condition: cerasee 'to
clean the blood' or for high blood pressure, 'fever grass' for headaches and mixed
with rum for vomiting, cape gooseberry, sometimes called 'wild tomato', ...
Woman as a sexual being is an agent of impurity because of menstruation: 'And if
a woman have an issue, and the issue in her flesh be blood, she shall be in her
impurity seven days'.12 If a man shall lie with a woman having her sickness, ...
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A leading social anthropologist examines what being a mother means to a woman as a person, using examples from societies all over the world, and concludes that a great deal of what we call "maternal ... Read full review
Mothercraft or Motherhood?
The Motherhood Trap
Mothers in the Social System
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Ethics and Human Reproduction: A Feminist Analysis
No preview available - 1987
Don't blame mother: mending the mother-daughter relationship
Paula J. Caplan
Snippet view - 1989