Review Article
2. The Incidence of Uterus Cancer in Iran: A Systematic Review

Abbas Rezaianzadeh; Seyedeh Leila Dehghani; Masoomeh Mousavi; Ramin Rezaeianzadeh

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2017, Pages 1-4

http://dx.doi.org/10.17795/whb-42917

Abstract
  Background: Uterus cancer is one of the main causes of death in the female population, which mostly occurs in low- or middle-income countries. Up to now, many descriptive studies have been conducted on the prevalence of uterus cancer in Iran and its relationship with various factors. Thus, the present ...  Read More

Research Article
3. The Relationship Between General Health and Resiliency in Mothers of Primary School-Age Children in Yazd, Iran

Nahid Khalilnejad; Mohammad Hossein Sorbi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2017, Pages 1-6

http://dx.doi.org/10.17795/whb-31367

Abstract
  Background: The identification of maternal health status is a fundamental principle for any society, because mothers play an important role in the education of healthy children for the future of a country. Objectives: The purpose of this study was to assess the relationship between the general health ...  Read More

Research Article
4. Qualitative Study of Iranian Infertile Females

Ahmad Kalateh Sadati; Farnaz Rahnavard; Bahia Namavar Jahromi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2017, Pages 1-6

http://dx.doi.org/10.17795/whb-33490

Abstract
  Background: Infertility is a complex phenomenon, which threatens everyone and every family. Females are threatened more due to various social differences. Objectives: The goal of this study was to explore the experiences of infertile females, who had referred to a public center of infertility in Shiraz, ...  Read More

Research Article
5. Perceived Stigma and Quality of Life Among Women Living with HIV/AIDS

Nooshin Zarei; Hassan Joulaei; Mohammad Fararouei

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2017, Pages 1-6

http://dx.doi.org/10.17795/whb-34535

Abstract
  Background: Quality of life (QoL) is a broad construct and can be influenced by many factors. Perceived stigma is inevitable in patients with HIV. Therefore, it is an important factor to understand their QoL. Objectives: The current study was conducted to investigate the relationship between the perceived ...  Read More

Research Article
6. Quantitative Measure of Self-Perceived Gender Relations in Young Women in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam

Thanh Cong Bui; Christine M Markham; Pamela M Diamond; Ly Thi-Hai Tran; Michael W Ross; Huong Thi-Hoai Nguyen; Thach Ngoc Le

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2017, Pages 1-9

http://dx.doi.org/10.17795/whb-38488

Abstract
  Background: The conceptualization and measurement of gender-based relations and equity are still challenging to researchers worldwide. Given a growing number of health studies which want to take into account the roles of gender relations, there is a need for quantitative measures of this determinant. Objectives: ...  Read More

Discussion
7. Abortion: A Moral Issue

Fariba Rezaei; Sedigheh Ebrahimi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2017, Pages 1-3

http://dx.doi.org/10.17795/whb-35763

Abstract
  Nowadays different crimes are committed by people enticed away from the truth and deceived by devil, only to achieve their per-sonal goals and maintain their individual liberty. One of the greatest sins committed in this world is abortion. The fetus is a humanbeing from the very beginning and has the ...  Read More