Medicine Women
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Medicine Women by Cathy Luchetti

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Published by Random House Value Publishing .
Written in English

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Open LibraryOL7585364M
ISBN 100609000748
ISBN 109780609000748

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The stories of ten women healers form the core of this provocative journey into cultural healing methods utilized by women. In a truly grass-roots project, the authors take the reader along to listen to the voices of Native American medicine women, Southwest Hispanic curanderas, and women physicians as they describe their healing by: "The book is a history of the largest medical mission among the Diné (Navajo people), , and its crown jewel, the first Native American nursing school. You’ll find herein appealing portraits of mission staff and students, both Diné and non-, and feel the triumphs and failures of an oasis of learning." "In Medicine Women, Jim. Michaela Quinn has heard it all, but medicine is her lifelong passion, and a physician is what she strives to become in Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman by author Teresa Warfield. Yup. It's a novel based on characters from one of the best historical dramas to ever grace a television screen, a superb family show from Saturday night network television 4/5. Her book, On the Diseases and Cures of Women, was the oldest medical book written by a female and was often referenced by many other female physicians. She credited much of her writings to the ideologies of Hippocrates. Pioneering women in ancient medicine. Peseshet ( BC), earliest cited female physician; Agamede, pre-Trojan War healer.

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