Section Editors

  • Jane Fisher, Monash University
  • Aleksandra Gentry-Maharaj, University College London
  • Lorraine Greaves, British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
  • M. Tish Knobf, Yale University
  • Marc Schwartz, Georgetown University
  • Zephne van der Spuy, University of Cape Town

Executive Editor

  • Peter O'Donovan, BioMed Central

Articles

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    Masculinity and marital violence on Java

    Men’s attitudes towards violence within marriage on the island of Java, Indonesia differ according to their views on masculinity, which are in turn influenced by cultural and social adaption, and religious teachings

    BMC Women's Health 2014, 14:58
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    Coffee can help!

    In a population which has a high daily coffee consumption, drinking more that 8 cups a day is associated with a lower risk of postmenopausal endomentrial cancer.

    BMC Women's Health 2014, 14:48
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    Poor reproductive health in Syrian refugees

    Syrian refugees in Lebanon suffer from poor reproductive health, which is significantly associated with exposure to conflict related violence and abuse.

    BMC Women's Health 2014, 14:25

Scope

BMC Women's Health is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that considers articles on all aspects of the health and wellbeing of adolescent girls and women, with a particular focus on the physical, mental, and emotional health of women in developed and developing nations.

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ISSN: 1472-6874