Medicinal plants used by latino healers for women’s health conditions in New York City

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This paper examines the use of medicinal plants by Latino healers in New York City to treat various women’s illnesses. Eight Latino healers collaborated on the study through consultations with female patients who had one of the following conditions as diagnosed by biomedically trained physicians: uterine fibroids, hot flashes, menorrhagia, or endometriosis… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02864786

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