Posts by: Josh Hartwig

Clown Doctors in NYC

This article was about how non traditional treatment greatly improved patients and there parents experience at the hospital with the use of clown doctors. Even though there was no physical treatment by the clown doctors, what they did was treat…

Heart Disease- Western Culture

When I first started thinking about a cultural bound syndrome I was under the assumption that I would come up with a illness that was seen as important to one society and imaginary to another. But this was not the…

Biological

I believe that the biological approach is very important because it is the basis of our knowledge about ourselves and other living things in the physical sense. I think it is very important for us to understand how the world…

Biological

I believe that the biological approach is very important because it is the basis of our knowledge about ourselves and other living things in the physical sense. I think it is very important for us to understand how the world…

Cancer

To me the definition of heath is a state of being for the body where it is able to function unimpeded at optimum levels and without adverse effects. Then illness is the physical manifestation that can arise from a sickness…

Aspiring Physician

┬áHi my name is Josh Hartwig I am a Junior going towards a degree in Human Biology and then plan to go on to med school. I have never taken a class in anthropology but it was suggested by my…