Faith Healing

Known as: Healing, Faith, healing faith 
The use of faith and spirit to cure disease.
National Institutes of Health

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1954-2017
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2015
2015
Faith healing practices are common in the Indian subcontinent, for remedying physical as well as psychiatric disorders. Patients… (More)
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2014
2014
OBJECTIVE We investigated the prevalence of psychiatric disorders among visitors to Faith Healers (FHs) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia… (More)
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2013
2013
A 20-year-old female and a 45-year-old male were found lying dead on the floor with frothand vomitus stain present over mouth… (More)
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2013
2013
Objectives To provide counterevidence to existing literature on healer shopping in Africa through a systematic analysis of… (More)
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2013
2013
  • Agustin S. Alonzo
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It has been my pet hypothesis that "faith healing" is probably just one of the forms in which our prehispanic medicoreligious… (More)
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2011
2011
Faith healing in sub-Saharan Africa has primarily been studied qualitatively among Pentecostal-Charismatic groups, and considered… (More)
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2008
2008
In contemporary Navajo society, traditional Navajo ceremonies, Native American Church prayer meetings, and Navajo Christian faith… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVES To provide counter evidence to existing literature on healer shopping in Africa through a systematic analysis of… (More)
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1994
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1994
BACKGROUND Physicians rarely question patients about their religious beliefs. This lack of inquiry may be contrary to patients… (More)
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1992
1992
BACKGROUND Recent media attention has focused on patients who use faith healers to care for their medical problems. Many people… (More)
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