When Western medicine gets you sick

Western medicine is widely accepted as the only real source of safe, effective medicine in the developed world.And yet, its proponents insist that they are the only ones doing it.Western medicine has been a part of our medicine for millennia.It was the first to provide the first effective vaccines for disease, to heal the first […]

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Why are some people having difficulty getting adequate health care?

It was not long after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of the Hobby Lobby corporation that a number of other religious employers had filed lawsuits against the Obama administration for refusing to cover contraception in their insurance plans.The Supreme Court’s decision came down to whether a company had a right to charge a […]

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How to save money when you buy western medicine

The price of medicine is a fundamental part of our modern lives, and a lot of money is spent on it.But it’s also the product of the history and cultural contexts of medicine.Western medicine is rooted in western culture, but the medicine it uses is derived from western culture.So where do we go from here?How […]

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How do you find the right western medicine practice?

FourFourThree, FourFour article The practice of western medicine is a relatively new, if growing, field of study.In fact, the term “western medicine” originated in the 1960s and was coined in the 1970s.The first major medical journal devoted to the topic, the British Journal of Dermatology, first published an article on western medicine in 1970.The practice […]

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