Posts by: hotchk25

Place Matters

I did not do well on the health equity quiz, but seeing how other students did made me feel better about my (3/10) score. The most shocking to me is that the top 1% of American families owns more wealth…

Ethnomedical Approach

From the six approaches in lecture 2, I think that Ethnomedical studies will be most useful to me. This is because it is such an incredibly large issue in modern society. The biggest questions out there right now are, “Is…

The flu

The distinction between disease and illness was not so obvious to me. Growing up I always interchanged the two words and never really thought twice about it. Having a family that was not very educated in the medical field probably…

Danyelle the Helper

Hi everyone, my name is Danyelle and I picked my title mainly because of who I am. I feel a great sense of satisfaction from knowing that I made someone’s life a little bit easier. I started out doing community…