A Physician's Counsels to Woman, in Health and Disease.

By: Taylor, Walter C.

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Reprint. Boards a bit soiled, light stain to top margin of a few pages. 1875 Hard Cover. 403, [5] pp. 8vo. Hoolihan 3449: Taylor divides his text into four parts. Part I. What makes a woman discusses the sexual physiology of woman from puberty to changing life. Part II. Woman a wife addresses sleeping arrangements with her husband, eugenics, abortion and pregnancy. Part III. The wife a mother concerns nursing and infant care. Part IV. Woman is [sic] disease reviews the causes of female disorders (e.g., tight-lacing, want of exercise, improper nervous excitement), and such disorders as menstruation, sterility, neuralgia, and headache. Contents: Preface; Part I. What Makes Woman: Structure and Functions; Puberty; The Monthly Change; Nubility; The Single Life; The Change of Life; The Preliminaries of Marriage. Part II. Woman a Wife: Animal and Spiritual Love; What Parents Transmit to Their Offspring; On the Voluntary Production of Sex; The Limitation of Families; Signs and Symptoms of Pregnancy; The Hygiene of Pregnancy; The Perils of Pregnancy. Part III. The Wife a Mother: The Hygiene of the Infant Before Weaning; What the Mother Should Do In Slight Accidents To the Child; The Role of the Mother in the Diseases of Childhood. Part IV. Woman in Disease: The Prevention of Disease in Woman; Painful Periods; Profuse Periods; Scanty and Suppressed Periods; Sterility in Marriage; White Flowing; Poverty of the Blood; Neuralgic Pains; Headaches; Parting Words; Index.

Title: A Physician's Counsels to Woman, in Health and Disease.

Author: Taylor, Walter C.

Categories: Early Imprints, 19th Century and Earlier,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: W.J. Holland & Co.: 1875

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2286938

Keywords: MEDICAL MEDICINE WOMAN WOMEN'S HEALTH DOMESTIC GUIDE FITNESS PHYSICAL WELL BEING HYGIENE REPRODUCTIVE SEXUAL PREGNANCY,