Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Hacks and Quackes

  • Modern day obstinacy: the persistence of pangalintaw

    Halima Abdulmaguid North Cotabato, Philippines   A Doctor’s Substitute by Mr. Jihad Pangandigan. In the first week of June, my mother was rushed to the hospital because her cough was getting worse and her shoulder pain no longer bearable. On her x-ray film we saw that half of her lungs were not visible; there was fluid…