Traditional health practitioners in South Africa

@article{Peltzer2009TraditionalHP,
  title={Traditional health practitioners in South Africa},
  author={Karl Peltzer},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2009},
  volume={374},
  pages={956-957}
}
The South African Traditional Health Practitioners Act defi nes traditional health practice as performance of a function, activity, process, or service based on a traditional philosophy that uses indigenous African techniques and principles that include traditional medicine or practice, including the physical or mental preparation of an individual for puberty, adulthood, pregnancy, childbirth, and death. Traditional health practitioners who are registrable under this Act include herbalists… CONTINUE READING
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