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Year : 2021  |  Volume : 48  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 138-144

Psychosocial burdens of women in India: A narrative review


1 Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, Shaqra University, Shaqra, Ar Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
2 Department of Psychology, St. Philimina College, Mysore, Karnataka, India

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Dr. Dushad Ram
College of Medicine, Shaqra University, Shaqra, Ar Riyadh
Saudi Arabia
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/jss.jss_107_21

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Various psychosocial factors play a vital role in mental health. India's rich cultural, traditional, and social value system is well-known throughout the world. However, a considerable proportion of women are disadvantaged in these systems, and as a result, they are more likely to experience a significant psychosocial burden that affects their physical, mental, social, and spiritual well-being. These psychosocial burden also have an impact on their quality of life, personal well-being, and some fundamental human rights. In the light of the current Indian situation, this narrative review depicts the psychosocial burden that a significant proportion of Indian women are likely to face.


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