Access to healthcare and alternative health-seeking strategies among undocumented migrants in Denmark
- Barriers to Implementing CAM. // Massage Magazine;Feb2014, Issue 213, p19
The article focuses on a survey published in "Explore: The Journal of Science and Healing" as of February 2014 which revealed the barriers and limitations to incorporate complementary and alternative medicine and integrative medicine training into family medicine residency training programs.
- Strong emotion displayed at hearings on access to alternatives. // NCRHI Newsletter;Sep/Oct98, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p1
Focuses on the passing of the Access to Medical Treatment Act, 1994 in the United States. Provisions; Limitations; Efficacy of alternative medicine; Possible impact of the bill to the field of medicine.
- Health Competence As Predictor of Access to Care Among Latinos in Baltimore. Fonseca-Becker, Fannie; Perez-Patron, Maria; Munoz, Beatriz; O’Leary, Michael; Rosario, Evelyn; West, Sheila // Journal of Immigrant & Minority Health;Jun2010, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p354
The goal of this study is to identify the underlying structure of Health Competence and its value as a predictor of access to care among the Latino population in Baltimore, Maryland. Data on a cross-sectional urban probability sample were collected from 330 foreign-born Latino men and women aged...
- Who pays for alternative medical care? Knickerbocker, Brad // Christian Science Monitor;3/11/96, Vol. 88 Issue 72, p1
Examines the Access to Medical Treatment Act, 1996, which requires health-care insurers to pay for nontraditional care. Treatments included in the act, such as acupuncture, chiropractic, and massage therapy; Comments from Senator Tom Daschle (D) of South Dakota; Concerns about the bill.
- Plan to expand chiropractic to more VA facilities clears Senate Committee. // Chiropractic Economics;09/06/2013, Vol. 59 Issue 14, p10
No abstract available.
- Serving Those Who Served. Roland, Emily // Massage Magazine;Aug2014, Issue 219, p10
The article focuses on the struggle faced by Bob Plaskowitz, a veteran of Vietnam regarding his joining to Helios Warriors, a nonprofit agency, that helps veterans to heal with holistic therapies. It mentions that Plaskowitz suffered from various health issues including arthritis, back pain and...
- Witch-hunt saboteurs. Wilson, Richard // New Humanist;May/Jun2011, Vol. 126 Issue 3, p14
The article presents cases of witchcraft in Africa. Data complied by the Association for Secular Humanism (ASH) reveal that more than 80 individuals are falsely accused of witchcraft. According to George Thindwa, executive director of ASH, majority of the deaths and illnesses are correlated to...
- Acupuncture Supports Community. // Just Out;11/3/2006, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p8
The article features Working Class Acupuncture, an acupuncture service in Northeast Portland owned by two GLBT graduates from Southwest Acupuncture College. The new clinic was based on the working-class model in Southeast Portland. The opening of the clinic is to make the alternative health care...
- CAM Use By Rural Victorians: An Introduction. Holmes, Tass // Journal of the Australian Traditional-Medicine Society;Oct/Nov2015, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p176
The article discusses a 2015 ethnographic study that used anthropological and qualitative methods of inquiry to explore the use of non-biomedical therapies or Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) by low-income residents of a rural community in Victoria. Topics include CAMs' marginal...