Practical reasons in relation to the health-disease process

Donovan Casas Patiño., Ernesto Licona Valencia and Alejandra Gámez Espinosa

Speeches about health and illness, return us to a wide range of knowledges that pass between normal, abnormality, decay, resignification, habitus, suffering, pain, body, categorization and stigmatization, among others. Together with the power structures and the social environment create a unidirectional pure determinism. So these speeches will invite us to explore each one sheds scientists these large semantic environment: health and disease. This changing process understood as dichotomous, should not forget its dialectical environment, as they are the groups subject to the expressions built in several areas, but dominated by a single slope: the hegemonic medical assistance.

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