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Future PA

Hey class. My name is Mohkam Singh. I am a senior human biology major. After graduation, I plan on moving to California and finding some work there. I want to take a year off before going to physician assistant school….

Ethnomedical Approach

I think the ethnomedical approach is very important to understanding and curing various diseases. Although I think all of the other approaches are important, the ethnomedical provides researchers and healthcare experts the ability to cater to a person’s beliefs while…

Future Pediatrician :)

Hi everyone! My name is Sarah Rousakis and I am a human biology major in the pre-med program. I just recently graduated from MSU and this is the last class that I needed to take in order to complete my…

Empowerement of Public Health

Hi my name is Desirae Jemison. I’m a senior majoring in Interdisciplinary in social science. My post graduating plans are to applying and getting accepted into a MPH. I love every aspect of public health. After getting my masters I…

Poverty

When posed with the question, “what is health and illness?” I realized that there are many facets of human life that can influence how a person feels. The definition is almost dynamic and can be different based on a person’s…

Menstruation

When asked to define health, I decided that my definition of health is the general well being of a person’s body and mind, and being free from diseases and illnesses. Illness to me is a condition that impairs the normal…

Future Dentist

Hi guys! My name is AnnMarie Maniaci, and I will be entering my senior year at MSU this fall. I am a Human Biology major, and I am planning to attend dental school after graduating in the spring. I have had a…

Biological Approach

I picked the biological approach because it encompasses all aspects that could affect the health status and well being of a person (environment, genetics, and individual choices). I think it is helpful to understand this approach because of the fact…

Pure Michigan

My name is Alisyn and I am a junior at Michigan State. My major is interdisciplinary studies with a concentration in health and society, and i also have a specialization in health promotion. I have not completely figured out what…

Dancer

Hi guys my name is Cherie Griffey and this is the last class I will be taking to finish up my bachelor’s degree.  My major is Interdisciplinary studies of Health and Society and my cognate is anthropology and I also…