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Are You a Sexual Addict? 12 Questions - A Self Assessment tool.  2/5
Acquaintance and Date Rape Resources - List of good articles, opinions and resourses. 4/5
Birthing The Crone - This presentation is about bringing to life my Wise Woman Crone, birthing it, so to speak, through my art. Today, those of us who choose to name ourselves CRONES do so to raise consciousness around issues of aging.  2/5
Breast Reconstruction During Mastectomy Boosts Well-Being Best - Michigan-led study finds By Kara Gavin Health System Public Relations. 3/5
Childlessness - Without children, loss of fertility may the loss of women's hope for future. Infertility/childlessness causes, great personal suffering and distress. An Article. 3/5
Crushed Rose - A help page for date rape survivors. 3/5
Joels Salon Beauty Tips and Sexual Advice for Women  3/5
Beauty Worlds: The Culture of Beauty - All about beauty in nature and cultures past and present with informative articles on fashion, body image, eating disorders, cultural ideals of beauty and drawing upon evolutionary psychology, anthropology, archaelogy, and psychoanalysis.  3/5
Centre for Gender and Women's Studies - The Centre for Gender and Women's Studies was established in Trinity College in July, 1988. Its activities include teaching, research, publication, and public seminars and lectures.  2/5
Confronting the Myths of Single Parenting - By Loanda Cullen, M.A. -The stigma attached to being a single parent is rising anew. Many media commentators blame America's uptrend in violence and other social problems on family breakdown – on single parents. 3/5
Contraceptive Museum - Salon Magazine reviews a Toronto museum dedicated to the history of the prevention of pregnancy.  4/5
Feminist.Com - All subject feminine. 4/5
Gynecological Problems Directory - 4/5
Hysterectomy - This booklet contains basic information about hysterectomies: the benefits, risks and alternatives to help you make an informed decision. The information provided here will help in discussions with your doctor as you decide whether or not to have the operation. 3/5
Imaginis - Many Breast Cancer Patients  - Researchers cite the psychological effects of an outpatient mastectomy as one of the greatest benefits for patients.  3/5
Lupus Foundation of America - Lupus is often called a "woman's disease" despite the fact that many men are affected. Lupus can occur at any age, and in either sex, although it occurs 10-15 times more frequently among adult females than among adult males after puberty or after the emergence into sexual maturity. 4/5
Lupus Patients Understanding & Support - Lupus Forums - These sites are to provide free medical information and psychological support for those with systemic lupus erythematosus, lupus variant conditions, including Hughes' (the antiphospholipid) Syndrome.Psychological support is proved by emails and the use of a private LuPUS Message Board. I am in my final stages of training as a psychotherapist and will be applying for both BACP and UKCP on completion of clinical hours.LUpus Patients Understanding & Support is supported by Dr Graham RV Hughes MD FRCP, head of the Lupus Unit, St Thomas' Hospital, London. 4/5
Menopause and Sexual Orgasm.- A Sexual Help Site. 3/5
National Association for Premenstraul Syndrome - A UK Web Site - More than 1 in 3 women suffer, 1 in 20 women suffer so severely that their lives are seriously affected. Nis a registered charity providing help, information and support to PMS sufferers and their families.  3/5
Perspectives on Acquaintance Rape - Acquaintance rape, which is also referred to as "date rape" and "hidden rape," has been increasingly recognized as a real and relatively common problem within society. 3/5
Phallocentrism - Is applied by critics to any perspective, usually considered characteristic of patriarchical systems, which regards men and male characteristics as central and normal. Women and female characteristics, on the other hand, are treated as marginal and having less value. 3/5
  Pro-choice Forum - Abortion Issues. 3/5
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Association - Help and Resource Site, extremely informative site. 4/5
Post Abortion Stress Syndrome -  Information and help for sufferers of Post Abortion Stress, research, online surveys and message boards 4/5
Power Relationships in the Biomedicalised Birth Process- A CAPE TOWN CASE STUDY by S. J. Smith africamuse@hotmail.com. An Article. 3/5
Pseudocyesis - Imaginary pregnancy in women usually resulting from a strong desire or need for motherhood. 2/5
Psychological Effects During and After Treatment - Lumpectomy, Partial Mastectomy.  3/5
Psychology of Women - APA Division 35. 3/5
Relaxation Therapy Techniques for Working Women - Information and techniques.  3/5
Testosterone & Women - Testosterone For Women. The following information on "Testosterone".  3/5
Testosterone, Women, and Menopause - Women's Health - Got a question? Ask an Expert. Testosterone, Women, and Menopause. Adding Androgen Improves Quality of Life-Doctor's Guide.  Also a list of related resources.  3/5
Women and Gender Differences Research Introduction - Gender differences in psychosocial factors that increase risk for early onset and severity of drug abuse such as stress and coping strategies.  3/5
Women Halting Abuse On-Line - WHOA is a volunteer organization founded in 1997 to fight online harassment through education of the general public, education of law enforcement personnel, and empowerment of victims. We've also formulated voluntary policies which we encourage online communities to adopt in order to create safe and welcoming environments for all internet users 3/5
Womenhealthfocus.com - Explains the symptoms on women health related issues like menopause, cervical cancer etc and also contains informative articles on infertility, osteoporosis, hair loss and many more. 3/5

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