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    • ISBN:9780349011394
    • Publication date:04 Jul 2019

Hormonal

A Journey into How Our Bodies Affect Our Minds and Why It's Difficult to Talk About It

By Eleanor Morgan

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A personal investigation about women's hormones and the link between this and mental health. Hormonal will explore everything from contraception to PMS, in relation to anxiety, depression and taboos about hysteria and the hormonal woman.

Hormonal will become the definitive book for any woman who has felt, at some point, as though they were sat at the blinking control panel for a machine they didn't quite know how to work.

Combining her own experiences with extensive research and expert contributions, Eleanor Morgan explores the relationship between the female body, the female mind and the ways in which women's bodies are being medicalised. This book will explore everything from contraception to PMS, in relation to anxiety, depression and taboos about hysteria and the hormonal woman.

Biographical Notes

Eleanor Morgan has written and interviewed for the Guardian, the Observer, the Times, the Independent, GQ, Harper's Bazaar and Vogue. She worked as Senior Editor at VICE UK, where she helped to manage the output of an ever-expanding editorial team at one of the fastest moving media organisations in the world and has become one of the sharpest, well-connected young voices in today's media landscape.

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  • ISBN: 9780349011387
  • Publication date: 04 Jul 2019
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  • Imprint: Virago
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