Community Health Collection (Monteverde Institute)

Alternative Title

La menopausia: un estudio cualitativo de la percepción de las mujeres en la region de Monteverde



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Publication Date

August 2010



The report describes how women in two towns of the Monteverde region of Costa Rica view menopause, its relationship to aging and what educational and traditional resources are available for women in menopause.

Abstract Spanish

El informe describe como las mujeres en dos pueblos de la region de Monteverde en Costa Rica, ven la menopausia, su relacion con el envejecimiento y ven que recursos educativos y tradicionales estan disponibles para las mujeres en la menopausia.


Women--Health, Health--Education, Menopause, Costa Rica--Puntarenas--Monteverde Zone, Mujeres--Salud, Salud--Educacion, Menopausia, Costa Rica--Puntarenas--Zona de Monteverde, Community Health 2010, Salud Comunitaria 2010, Reports

Subject: topical

Women--Health; Health--Education; Menopause; Costa Rica--Puntarenas--Monteverde Zone; Mujeres--Salud; Salud--Educacion; Menopausia; Costa Rica--Puntarenas--Zona de Monteverde; Community Health 2010; Salud Comunitaria 2010



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Monteverde Institute MVI



Menopause: a qualitative study of  women’s perception in the Monteverde Region



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