Story: Women’s health

On-going health problems

On-going health problems

Many forms of ill health don’t kill the sufferer. This graph shows a range of common health problems and the rate at which women and men suffer from them.

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Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand

Source: Portrait of health: key results of the 2006/07 New Zealand health survey. Wellington: Ministry of Health, 2008, p. 179

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How to cite this page:

Megan Cook, 'Women’s health - Women’s health, 1950s to 2000s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 2 December 2021)

Story by Megan Cook, published 5 May 2011