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  1. Female Genital Mutilation.Rida Usman Khalafzai - 2008 - Chisholm Health Ethics Bulletin 14 (1):1.
    Khalafzai, Rida Usman Female genital mutilation (FGM) is thought to be a custom practiced for the subjugation of women. The significance of FGM for practicing communities, however, is much more profound. The best hope of eradicating this practice lies in the recognition and comprehension of its cultural and social meanings.
     
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    Eating Disorders.Rida Usman Khalafzai - 2009 - Chisholm Health Ethics Bulletin 15 (1):5.
    Khalafzai, Rida Usman The prevalence of eating disorders is increasing. This article provides an overview of these disorders and explores the biological and social conditions that influence their development.
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  3. Male Circumcision - Facts and Fiction.Rida Usman Khalafzai - 2008 - Chisholm Health Ethics Bulletin 13 (4):6.
    Khalafzai, Rida Usman There is currently much debate about the medical and ethical issues related to male circumcision. This article explores this controversial subject in the light of current research.
     
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    Sexualisation of Girls: Too Much, Too Soon.Rida Usman Khalafzai - 2010 - Chisholm Health Ethics Bulletin 15 (3):1.
    Khalafzai, Rida Usman A summary of Getting Real: Challenging the Sexualisation of Girls, the book edited by Melinda Tankard Reist on the issue of early sexualisation of girls.
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  5. Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding: A Miracle Cure?Rida Usman Khalafzai - 2008 - Chisholm Health Ethics Bulletin 13 (3):1.
    Khalafzai, Rida Usman Obesity is the bane of modern times. Its ever-rising incidence and the frequent lack of success of conventional weight loss methods, has lead to the evolution of surgical weight loss techniques. Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding (LAGB) is one such procedure aimed at assisting in the loss of weight in obese individuals for whom traditional methods have failed.
     
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    Racial Discrimination and Health.Rida Usman Khalafzai - 2009 - Chisholm Health Ethics Bulletin 14 (3):9.
    Khalafzai, Rida Usman This article explores race as a social construct, discrimination based on race, and its impact on health.
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    Public Health and Human Rights.Rida Usman Khalafzai - 2009 - Chisholm Health Ethics Bulletin 14 (3):4.
    Khalafzai, Rida Usman In this era, health has been redefined. The emphasis has shifted from the individual-focussed bio-medical model to a preventative model of collective health. This model of public health often challenges the concept of individual autonomy, the basis of human rights, in the name of the greater good. This article explores the relationship between public health and human rights, and the need for a public health ethic based on the principles of human rights.
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    Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome and Egg Donation.Rida Usman Khalafzai - 2009 - Chisholm Health Ethics Bulletin 15 (2):9.
    Khalafzai, Rida Usman The legalization of egg donation for medical research has resulted in the use of assisted reproductive techniques for the creation of embryos for research. This carries significant risks for the women undergoing these procedures and has brought humankind to a major ethical and moral crossroads.
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    Obstetric Fistula.Rida Usman Khalafzai & Hameed - 2009 - Chisholm Health Ethics Bulletin 14 (4):1.
    Khalafzai, Rida Usman; Hameed, Imran Obstetric fistula is the most devastating complication of parturition. The impact of this ailment extends beyond physical morbidity, with immense social repercussions for the women who suffer from it.
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  10. Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders.Rida Usman Khalafzai - 2008 - Chisholm Health Ethics Bulletin 14 (2):9.
    Khalafzai, Rida Usman Harms of alcohol consumption are not limited to the consumer. For women, it poses a significant threat to their unborn child. This article discusses one type of alcohol-related harm to the fetus: the fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD).
     
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    Australian Research Code.Kevin McGovern & Khalafzai - 2008 - Chisholm Health Ethics Bulletin 13 (3):4.
    McGovern, Kevin; Khalafzai, Rida Usman This article explores the new Australian Code for the Responsible Conduct of Research. The Code is addressed to research institutions and researchers. It charges research institutions with the responsibility to develop and maintain a framework of research governance "through which research is assessed for quality, safety, privacy, risk management, financial management and ethical acceptability.
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