Posts by: ahsanhas

HEALTH DISPARITIES IN MATERNAL CARE IN SOUTH ASIA

Fig.1.  UNICEF/HQ04-1219/Vitale. Digital photo. Unicef.org. http://www.unicef.org/mdg/maternal.html. (accessed 12th July 2013). The health disparity I chose was the lack of adequate maternal health care for women in South East Asia. As a Pakistani American who lived several years in Pakistan, I…

Cancer

I term health to define what a person’s perceives of themselves and others, based on physical, emotional and psychological impressions. For myself, the deciding factors in being considered to have good health will include a diet and exercise that is…

The ethnomedical approach.

I feel that the ethnomedical approach will be the most useful to me in studying health as it encompasses my short and long term goals in medicine. Having lived in Pakistan for four years, I became determined to one day…

Smiles without borders.

Hello everyone! My name is Hassan Ahsan and I am a senior pursuing degrees in Human Biology and Economics. After graduating I hope to attend graduate school for a Masters in Public Health and then eventually attend medical school. I…