Folk Medicine

Folk Medicine

Folk medicine originated from the early man’s approaches to natural events. In a society where belief was considered great importance, the remedy to cure diseases was beyond imagination. This led to the invention or discovery of folk medicine. Various practices include anthropology, sociology, medicine and pharmacology. Folk medicine is different from modern medicine; the only difference is the cause of the disease. The cause of the disease is explained by germ theory in modern medicine, whereas according to folk medicine it is said that due to the presence of supernatural theory and magic diseases occurs.

  • Haitian Folk Medicine,

  • Uyghur Traditional Medicine

  • Celtic Traditional Medicine

  • Traditional Bush Medicine

  • Georgian Folk Medicine