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Effects of Psychiatric Disorders on Women in Sustainable Business

  • Okan ÇalıyurtEmail author
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Part of the Accounting, Finance, Sustainability, Governance & Fraud: Theory and Application book series (AFSGFTA)

Abstract

There are many different cultural and social roles and behaviours developed between men and women. Beyond those differences, individual’s health was also affected by sex. There are certain biological differences between men and women. Those biological, hormonal and genetic factors have great impact on gender-specific health issues. Finally, many diseases and health problems occur with different rates by gender in the population. On the other hand, some other factors like occupational health risks generated with division of labour by gender and social norms that preventing women access to health care are also very important factors that negatively affect women’s health.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Medicine SchoolTrakya UniversityEdirneTurkey

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