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Published: 15 April 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004363-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0436-3
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021209-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2120-9
Series: Latin America Otherwise
Published: 07 September 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7503-6
... transformation diabetes feminism nepantlera animism ...
Book Chapter

By Harris Solomon
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 06 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7444-2
... diabetes weight loss diets pharmaceuticals amputation ...
Published: 24 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
... diabetic neuropathic cachexia Cambridge Massachusetts Radcliffe College/Harvard University Dr. Ronald Arky Dr. Keith Block Maurilio Gonzalez Vincent Woodard Dr. Fu-kiau Bunseki the Bunting Institute ...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 06 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374442-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7444-2
... their patients’ sense of personal responsibility, with weight loss as a visceral reward for moral fortitude. There were limits to diets, however, as the chapter discusses in the case of prescribing drugs, and in the ultimate limiting factor of limb amputation for diabetics. diabetes weight loss diets...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375586-035
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
... This chapter of the book moves back and forth between Rosemarie and Rachel’s memories of the late 1990s when Rosemarie was suffering from the severe pain of diabetic neuropathic cachexia and related health challenges. Trading voices, mother and daughter recall how the illness was diagnosed...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375586-037
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
... Describes a dream that Rachel had just after her mother was diagnosed with diabetes. In the dream, a number of Pachamamas (Spiritwomen) of all colors/races are standing together, and the white one is protecting Rosemarie from harm. Rosemarie loves the idea that these diverse women are protecting...
Series: Latin America Otherwise
Published: 07 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375036-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7503-6
...-activist, and ontological dimensions. Drawing on her own experiences (episodes of deep depression, diabetes diagnosis, declining health, literary desires, and engagements with feminist and other progressive social movements), Anzaldúa presents a nonlinear healing journey, or what she calls “the seven...
Published: 24 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
...Bunting This chapter of the book moves back and forth between Rosemarie and Rachel’s memories of the late 1990s when Rosemarie was suffering from the severe pain of diabetic neuropathic cachexia and related health challenges. Trading voices, mother and daughter recall how the illness...
Published: 05 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374039-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7403-9
.... Healers are also increasingly relying on clinic diagnostics (bloodwork to determine whether patients have diabetes or tension meters to see whether they have high blood pressure) before administering treatment with local medicines. Such collaborative potential is also endorsed by the World Bank...
Published: 22 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375357-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7535-7
..., and a globally emerging infertility epidemic called polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), which is linked to weight gain and diabetes. Ethnography Cosmopolitanism Medical cosmopolitanism Male infertility Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) ...
Published: 24 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
...The Pachamama Circle Describes a dream that Rachel had just after her mother was diagnosed with diabetes. In the dream, a number of Pachamamas (Spiritwomen) of all colors/races are standing together, and the white one is protecting Rosemarie from harm. Rosemarie loves the idea...
Published: 05 August 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7403-9
... they are unable to find a cure, and of doctors contacting healers when pharmaceuticals are ineffective. Healers are also increasingly relying on clinic diagnostics (bloodwork to determine whether patients have diabetes or tension meters to see whether they have high blood pressure) before administering treatment...