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09 November 2009

Women left out of health care

Women are often deprived of health care in the crucial years of puberty and old age due to social inequalities with men, the World Health Organisation said.

Women are often deprived of health care in the crucial years of puberty and old age due to social inequalities with men, the World Health Organisation said.

Unequal power
Chan underlined that men exercise political, social and economic control in many societies, affecting health services.

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