21. 07. 2013

A Patchwork of Facts and the Thread of Supposition

In “Where Young Women Find Healing and Hope”, New York Times op-ed columnist Nick Kristof presents the story of a relatively new (and largely foreign donor supported) fistula hospital and of one of...

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13. 07. 2013

Bedside Manner and the Invisible Patient

In Niger, among individuals that value propriety, decorum, and ‘respectful avoidance’, discussions about bodies (even when they are working as they ought to be) are brief, circumspect, and sometimes conspicuously absent. Bodies, particularly...

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