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For Media, “Women’s Health” Often Stands for “Beauty”

  • Roberta VillaEmail author
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Abstract

In most cultures, women are supposed to have a pivotal role as wives, mothers or adult daughters in performing health-related activities for family members. Despite a growing gender equality in housework, women are still often the main responsible for grocery shopping and cooking, planning doctor visits and check-ups, taking care of ill members and so on, in most families, even in developed countries.

Keywords

Women’s health Wellness Beauty Communication Information Media TV Radio Newspapers Magazines Breast cancer 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Università Ca’ FoscariVeneziaItaly

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