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Women's Health

  • By: Amy Jo Haavisto Kind & Molly Carnes
  • In: Encyclopedia of Health & Aging
  • Edited by: Kyriakos S. Markides
  • Subject:Health Care & Aging, Health Psychology

Women outnumber men in the U.S. geriatric population. Currently, approximately 40 million Americans are postmenopausal women, with a projected increase to 60 million by 2030, when one in four women will be over 65 years of age. Fully 66% of all ...

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