Medical Anthropology

Beyond the Bounds of Biomedicine

Do you think people from the middle-ages felt as we do about cancer, depression, and the common flu? Or could you fathom being prescribed horse dung ointment for your illness? This forum exists to explore such questions, to discuss the human experience of disease from sociocultural, biological, and ecological perspectives.

Seungmin Han, Founder

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