Volume III of Doorway Thoughts: Cross-Cultural Health Care for Older Adults addresses the role of religion in health decision-making in America. This book, co-authored by both religious leaders and health care professionals, focuses on how clinicians caring for older adults can develop an understanding of different religious groups in order to effectively care for their patients.Health. Risks. Consanguinity Marrying the offspring of a mothera#39;s brother or a fathera#39;s sister is an acceptable traditional practice, but marrying ... However, globalization and acculturation to American ways have had a strong influence on Hindu dietary habits. ... in pan or tambool that Hindus (especially married people) chew, are thought to be carmi- natives with antiflatulent and anti-inflammatory effects.
|Title||:||Doorway Thoughts: Cross-Cultural Health Care for Older Adults|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2012-01-18|