The Growing Chronic Disease Burden: Implications for Reproductive Health (Outlook, vol. 26, no. 1)

This issue of Outlook discusses the emerging chronic disease burden in developing countries with a focus on cardiovascular conditions, diabetes, and the risk factor of obesity. The newsletter addresses relationships between chronic diseases and reproductive health, such as hypertension and diabetes in pregnancy, and contraceptive choice for women with cardiovascular conditions and risk factors.

Publication date: July 2009

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  1. English

    1. The Growing Chronic Disease Burden: Implications for Reproductive Health (Outlook, vol. 26, no. 1) 642.8 KB PDF
  2. French

    1. The Growing Chronic Disease Burden: Implications for Reproductive Health (Outlook, vol. 26, no. 1) [French] 566 KB PDF
  3. Spanish

    1. The Growing Chronic Disease Burden: Implications for Reproductive Health (Outlook, vol. 26, no. 1) [Spanish] 509.8 KB PDF