Most Common Health Issues That Women Face Today

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In a developing country like India, there is a big percentage of women who are fighting for their basic problems, their basic health need. Here we going to explore the most common health issues that women face today not only in India but all over the world.

Breast Cancer:

Breast and cervical cancers are the two of the most common cancers which are affecting women, it is one of the most common health issues that women face today. Early detection of both these cancers early is key to keeping women alive and healthy. According to the latest research of WHO (World Health Organization), show that around half a million women die from cervical cancer and half a million from breast cancer each year.

2. Reproductive Health:

Reproductive and Sexual health problems are responsible for one-third of health issues that women are facing today, between the ages of 15 and 44 years. Unsafe sex is a major cause of such reproductive health problems especially in women and girls in developing countries.

3. Maternal Health:

Many women are now get benefitted from the different schemes in care during pregnancy and childbirth introduced in the last century. But those benefits do not extend everywhere almost 300 000 women died from complications in pregnancy and childbirth, according to WHO. Most of these deaths could have been prevented if prevention is taken properly.

4. Sexually Transmitted Infections:

Sexually transmitted infections or STI, are one the most common type of health issues that women face today. Among them, HIV and human papillomavirus (HPV) infection are the world’s most common STI. But it is also important to do a better job of preventing and treating diseases like gonorrhea, chlamydia, and syphilis.

5. Domestic Violence:

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), approximately 35% of women are victims of domestic violence globally. Sadly, the health consequence, do not stop even after the abuse has stopped. Domestic violence has a prominent risk of taking a woman to a state of depression that can span a long time.

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