Women's Health Issues
Vol. 7, No. 1, January/February 1997

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  • Physical Activity and Psychological Well-Being in Older Women, Diane L. Gill, Kathleen William, Lavon Williams, Brian Butki, Byoung Jun Kim, 3
  • Physical Activity and Exercise: A First Step to Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in Women of All Ages, Jane Wiest, Roseann M. Lyle, 10
  • The Benefits of Physical Activity on Coronary Heart Disease and Coronary Heart Disease Risk Factors in Women, Carol Ewing Garber, 17
  • Older Women and Physical Activity: Using the Telephone to Walk, Karla L. Jarvis, Robert H. Friedman, Timothy Heeren, Paula M. Cullinane, 24
  • A Comparison of a Mind/Body Approach Versus a Conventional Approach to Aerobic Dance, Deborah Kern, Judith Baker, 30
  • Unintended Pregnancy and the Psychosocial Well-Being of Pregnant Women, Suezanne T. Orr, C. Arden Miller, 38
  • Women's Attitudes Towards Breast Cancer Screening Procedures: Differences by Ethnicity, Suzanne L. Dibble, Janet Meyers Vanoni, Christine Miaskowski, 47
  • The Relationship of Menopausal Status and Serum Ferritin to Cardiovascular Risk, Sue M. Penckofer, Karyn Holm, Dorie Schwertz, Peggy Chandler, 55


  • Selected Abstracts of the 25th Annual Scientific Meeting of the North American Society for Psychosocial Obstetrics and Gynecology, 64

Book Reviews

  • Perfect Parents: Baby Care Advice Past and Present, Mara Pearse Burke, 67
  • Women at Risk: Issues in the Primary Prevention of AIDS, Tracey E. Wilson, 67


  • Editorial Board Improves WHI for 1997, Warren H. Pearse, 70