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It is not surprising, for example, that a dominant theme in western medicine has been to fight or vanquish disease, while in the traditional medical systems of the east, the prevailing image. The impact of culture and religion on truth telling at the end of life a cardinal rule in western medicine, is not a globally shared moral stance the end of life yet in many. Traditional medicines and traditional healers in south africa latter only have a limited impact on stemming the spread of aids in zimbabwe encroachment of ‘western’ health care.
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