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women's greater morbidity

After reading the various arguments explaining why women are sicker than men, and the merits of each of the four models, which one do you think is more useful in understanding women's greater morbidity? Explain your choice from the attachment.


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As you explain the four models, they are hard to pinpoint. I actually found 5. Since women's health involves complex intersections of "emotional, social, cultural, spiritual and physical well-being, and the factors are highly determined by the social, political and economic context of women's lives as well as by biology" (1).

Model 1 seems to suggest that women are more at risk due ...

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This solution assesses reasons for women's greater morbidity.