Search Resources (English): Traditional healers, Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)

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Myra laramee, medicine woman

This article introduces prairie healer Myra Laramee.  Demonstrates the way to wellness in defiance of the culture of despair surrounding AIDS. 

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Published: 1993
Midwives and healers : the newfoundland experience

This article is the product of knitting together the collective knowledge of women in outport Newfoundland to gain a deeper understanding of the history of women healers. Highlights the special role of the midwife. 



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Published: 1983