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This book is very well written and easy to read.
"The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down" tells the story of the Lee family living in Merced, CA and the tragic clash between the Hmong culture and western medicine.
The book gives a good idea of how cultural differences can become a major issue when emergency medical issues come up.
Very interesting read! Especially recommended for any healthcare professional!Published 1 day ago by Sarah
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This account of a family's medical journey mixed with a history of their culture (Hmong) was both interesting but disturbing. Read morePublished 11 days ago by k whitman
This book is one of the most fulfilling books I have read in a very long time. It centers around the life of a young Hmong child, Lia, and the hardship her and her Hmong family... Read morePublished 12 days ago by Samantha Lee Fulgham