Stories by Gina Maranto

Gina Maranto is Co-Director of Ecosystem Science and Policy and coordinator of the Environmental Science and Policy program at the University of Miami's Leonard and Jayne Abess Center. She is the author of Quest for Perfection: The Drive to Breed Better Human Beings (1996). subscribe to Gina Maranto 's feed

Posted on: Oct 9, 2011, Source: AlterNet

By giving female experience and knowledge primacy over that of physicians, "Our Bodies, Ourselves" helped spawn the consumer health revolution.