Posts by: phill612

Ethnomedical Approach

If I were studying health I believe the Ethnomedical approach would be very insightful. How patients perceive their illness based on their experience is just as important as the ailment itself. These relationships embedded in the model are analyzed to…

Old Age

To make my initial categorizations I defined health and illness as it was described in the lecture. Health is defined as a state of physical, social and psychological well-being with in a given context. Illness is defined as a human…

Travel Pursuits

Hello Everyone, My name is Amanda. I am a senior majoring in Human Biology also minoring in Russian Studies. I will be graduating in December. This summer is fun filled with classes, job hunting and figuring out my plan for…