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University of Toronto Scarborough
Health Studies
Joseph Bryant

More Than Age and Biology Overhauling Lifespan Approaches to Womens Health Chapter 2Persistent conflation of womens health with reproductive and gynecological healthNeed to better document comprehend and respond to specific challenges and contributing factors that influence girls and womens lives from birth to deathLifespan approach does have potientail to reveal unexamined aspects of womens health However there are a lot of conceptual shortcomings that nheed to be overocome especially bc it has a narrow approachAn alternative more flexible and fluid framework than life span approaches is needed Intersections among various social categories should be recognized and fully integrated for any lifespan framework to be inclusiveTheoretical BackgroundLife span perspective emerged in 60s Implies that human life is primarily structured by agePpl have different roles and experiences as they progress from birth to deathThere is a lot of heterogeneity among people in the same stage
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