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The Cost-Effectiveness of Women's Health Interventions An analysis of the eighteen most cost-effective interventions that affect the leading causes of death and disability for both sexes found that childhood interventions have similar benefits for males and females. Men benefit more Page 9 than women from the treatment of tuberculosis after age 15 and from prevention of conditions related to tobacco and alcohol consumption after age 45. From age 5 onward, however, females benefit more than males from the prevention and treatment of STDs and iron-deficiency anemia.
Cm. 87). ). 1'082dc20 94-29586 CIP Page v Contents Acknowledgments viii Acronyms and Data Note ix Executive Summary xi 1 Why Invest in Women's Health and Nutrition? 2 Expanded Services for Women's Health 47 Page viii Acknowledgments This report was prepared by a team led by Anne Tinker and composed of Patricia Daly, Cynthia Green, Helen Saxenian, Rama Lakshminarayanan, and Kirrin Gill. The team benefited from contributions and advice from a large number of people, both within and outside the World Bank.
For example, women over age 30 who smoke heavily and take oral contraceptives have a higher risk of cardiovascular Page 20 disease, and pregnant women who smoke have a higher risk of stillbirth, premature labor, and low-birthweight babies. Reproductive Years Women's risk of premature death and disability is greatest during their reproductive years. And many conditions that have their onset during this period continue to affect the health of womenand that of their childrenlong after their reproductive years are over.
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