Global Medicine Review is a talk show program hosted by Dr. Kamau Kokayi and Faybiene Miranda dedicated to exploring topics of interest in medicine, health, culture and healing. The show airs on WBAI every Wednesday from noon - 1PM. You can download individual shows below or from iTunes. You can also subscribe to our iTunes feed and get the show automatically downloaded to iTunes or to your mp3 player.

Archive for March 16th, 2006

The Fundamental Aspects of Curanderismo – Elena Avila, RN

In this episode, Dr. Kokayi and his guest, Elena Avila discuss the fundamental aspects of Curanderismo. Ms. Avila reflects on her upbringing and how it lead her to becoming a Curanderismo. She goes on to explain the basic principles of Curanderismo which is an eclectic combination of herbs, spirituality, healing rituals. There is also discussion of   someone suffering with abdominal pain and the acpplication of Curandismo treatment. 

Faybiene Miranda’s Poem of the Week Title: Suppose something had been hidden from you