Search for dissertations about: "Saima Hamid"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Saima Hamid.

  1. 1. Becoming a Woman in Silence: Studies on preparedness for reproductive life of young women in Pakistan

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Saima Hamid; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; sexuality;

    Abstract : Background: According to the cultural tradition in Pakistan, young women belonging to poor families should marry shortly after menarche. However, existing data show that young people, especially women, are not prepared for sexual life and have poor knowledge about sexuality and reproductive health. READ MORE