E4 Group 1 (2011)

Medicine and Health

Culture: The Navajo (Southwest USA)

Cultural Domain: Medicine and health

Group Members: foodpig, rjyk, muggleborn, thelazygiraffe

Rationale: Health and medicine is important in every culture and each culture tends to have a distinctive approach to this domain. Therefore, we thought it would be interesting to delve further into medicine and health of different cultures.

Navajo blind medicine man
(image from: http://content.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/kt087014hx/)