Posts by: Katie


I chose the ethnomedical approach because not only does it address illnesses across the globe, but it looks at how that illness is treated worldwide and different culture’s perceptive of that illness. Someday I’d like to travel to Africa and…


While watching the first lecture, I spent a good chunk of time trying to differentiate between the two terms “health” and “illness”. Up until now, I would have just said that the definition of health is the absence of illness….