Category: W1 Reflection

Biological approach

I believe the biological approach will be most useful to me while studying health. This approach takes into account multiple aspects of life. It doesn’t focus on one area, but it focuses on a variety and how they all connect…

Ecological Approach

  I was very torn when it came to picking one approach because I like to use a little bit of each approach to study health. Out of all of the approaches from the lecture I have to agree with…

Biological approach

I think that the biological approach will be helpful to use and understand because it seems the most realistic and effective to me. It focuses on factors such as the evolution of people, the genetics people are born with, the…

Biological Approach

I believe that the biological approach is the most useful approach to use. To me, this seems like the most objective way to study sickness. Connections can be made between certain conditions and having certain genes (e.g. Huntington’s disease), participating…

Biological Approach

I find the biological approach to be the most useful for myself when studying health. Linking evolutionary processes and genetic linkage whether it be natural selection or genetic drift is a very useful method in explaining everyday health issues. Being…

Ethnomedical approach

I find that the ethnomedical approach is the most helpful for me in this course. I find this because since this is an anthropology course, the ethnomedical allows for a full comprehensive understanding of every group of people’s understanding of health,…

Biological Approach

I think that the biological approach is the most useful approach to study health because it encompasses environmental factors, genetic factors, and individual choice. All of these are important aspects of health and it’s important to consider the influence of…

Biological Approach

The biological approach seems to be the most beneficial approach in the study of health. All of the approaches described overlap and involve one another in various aspects and circumstances but for the sake of the big picture, the biological…

Ethnomedical Approach

Of all of the approaches described in lecture two, I believe that the ethnomedical approach will be most useful to me while studying health. I decided on the ethnomedical approach because it is such a prevalent issue today all around…

Ethnomedical Approach

All six approaches are very important, but personally I think the ethnomedical approach will be the most useful for me in studying health.  I think that many people in biomedicine are well-versed in the biological aspects of health, but are…