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Ethnomedicine and Ethnobotany of Fright, a Caribbean Culture-bound Psychiatric Syndrome
(Journal of Ethnobiology and Ethnomedicine, 2010)
"Fright" is an English-speaking Caribbean idiom for an illness, or ethnomedical syndrome, of persistent distress. A parallel ethnopsychiatric idiom exists in the French Antilles as sésisma. Fright is distinct from susto ...
Obesity and Diabetes. In State Policy Action Plan to Eliminate Health Disparities
The Council develops recommendations to eliminate health disparities by race, ethnicity, and gender. The Council prioritizes health conditions and social detriments of health to identify important topics for its Action ...