Preconception Health Indicators: A Comparison Between Non-Appalachian and Appalachian Women
Examines the preconception health indicators among non-pregnant women aged 18-44 years residing in Appalachian and non-Appalachian counties in 13 U.S. states. Includes a figure illustrating the county economic status in Appalachia. Covers demographic characteristics by county economic status and intervention implications for Appalachia women to improve preconception health.
Vanessa L. Short, Reena Oza-Frank, Elizabeth J. Conrey
Maternal and Child Health Journal, 16(2), 238-249
Appalachia · Health disparities · Maternal health and prenatal care · Sexual and reproductive health · Statistics and data · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Women