MEDICINE AND CUTURE

Jun 30th, 2015
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The effect of cultural changes can be largely seen in the domain of medicine. Despite the growing use of modern medicine in these areas, traditional medical systems in these areas still persist and exert a significant amount of influence on the state of health and on medical decisions and outcomes in developing societies.

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MEDICINE AND CUTUREThe effect of cultural changes can be largely seen in the domain of medicine. Despite the growing use of modern medicine in these areas, traditional medical systems in these areas still persist and exert a significant amount of influence on the state of health and on medical decisions and outcomes in developing societies. Modern medicine in these areas has been established not by displacing indigenous medicine but more so by increasing the medical options made available to the populations. For example, Saunders observes that among the Spanish speaking population adoption of modern medicine does not necessarily mean giving up of old medical ways, and this can be true of any population. It has been argued that modern medicine can more effectively serve populations in developing areas by merging both traditional and modern medical practices. However, these two approac

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