Curanderismo: a picture of Mexican-American folk healing.

  title={Curanderismo: a picture of Mexican-American folk healing.},
  author={R. Talbot Iii. Trotter},
  journal={Journal of alternative and complementary medicine},
  volume={7 2},
  • R. Trotter
  • Published 1 April 2001
  • Medicine
  • Journal of alternative and complementary medicine

An Examination of the Folk Healing Practice of Curanderismo in the Hispanic Community

  • A. A. Sanchez
  • Medicine, Political Science
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  • 2018
Curanderismo is a system of traditional folk practices and beliefs that address health and healing in the Hispanic community that if acknowledged and embraced by nurses and healthcare practitioners can aid in healthcare delivery and increased healthcare utilization among Hispanic populations.

Seeking and Utilizing a Curandero in the United States

  • Sharon K Favazza Titus
  • Medicine
    Journal of holistic nursing : official journal of the American Holistic Nurses' Association
  • 2014
Purpose: The purpose of this systematic review was to address two key questions: “Why do Hispanics seek a curandero?” And “How do Hispanics utilize the curandero?” Methods: The literature was

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Curanderismo, a Mexican folk practice, is a prevalent subject in Mexican American literature. Because much of the presence of curanderismo in Mexican American literature is only explored in

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The increase of the Latino population throughout the Unites States is an issue of concern to the substance abuse professionals. Researchers on the Latino population and substance abuse have attempted

Music and Erotic Agency – Sonic Resources and Social-Sexual Action

Comment l’etre et le corps se nouent-ils dans une configuration culturelle ? Comment les produits culturels sont-ils mobilises, et comment les textes, les images, les structures et les


  • Sana Loue
  • Encyclopedia of Psychology and Religion
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With the start of individuals from different cultures and subcultures taking part in the same society, the process of understanding and recognizing cultures has found its place in psychology and

Conventional and Complementary Therapy Use among Mexican Farmworkers in North Carolina: Applying the I-CAM-Q

Education was inversely associated with the use of aTraditional healer and herbs; treatment by a conventional health-care provider was positively associated with using a traditional healer and vitamins; and research on how use of complementary therapies and a system of medical pluralism affects farmworker health is needed.