Tag: Alternative medicine

Ethnomedicinal Practices and Behavioral Changes During Deadly Disease Outbreaks: A Commentary and Lesson from Cameroon by Ivo Ngade

Ivo Ngade , October 14th, 2020

In mid-2014, six months after the death of patient zero, the two-year-old boy in the village of Meliandou in Guinea, there were frequent reports of Ebola spikes across Guinea…


Needles to needles: how ear acupuncture can work for substance use recovery by Eana Meng

Eana Meng , September 15th, 2020

Helen was telling me about her day while I poured tea. Suddenly, the double doors swung open and a middle-aged man in a worn grey jacket briskly walked…


Emptiness and the Medical Encounter: The interior spatial requirements of encountering by Suzanne Cochrane

Suzanne Cochrane , March 25th, 2016

Thirty spokes converge in a hub There where there is nothing, That is the chariot’s usefulness. Fashion earth to make a vase from it, There where there is…