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Women's & Men's Health (NMHS20070)
Credits 5 Subject Nursing,Midwifery & Health Sys
Level 2 School Nursing,Midwifery & Health Sys
Semester   Information Semester One Module Coordinator Ms Mary Murphy

The module aims to promote an understanding of women's & men's health issues and enable individuals to make informed decisions about key health related issues. The module is based on a holistic concept of health which includes the physical, psychological, social, spiritual and sexual dimensions. The concepts of gender and sex and their impact on health and well being underpin the topics covered. These topics include adolescence, sexuality, eating disorders, relationships, pre-conceptual care, family planning, sexually transmitted diseases, infertility, testicular and prostate problems, erectile dysfunction, intimate partner violence, substance abuse and mental health.

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