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The cultural beliefs of the Vhavenda on the causes and transmission of sexually transmitted infections

Fhumulani Mavis Mulaudzi
Health SA Gesondheid | Vol 12, No 3 | a264 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/hsag.v12i3.264 | © 2007 Fhumulani Mavis Mulaudzi | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 17 November 2007 | Published: 17 November 2007

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Fhumulani Mavis Mulaudzi, North West University (Potchefstroom campus), South Africa

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Cultural and ethnic identity and folk beliefs play a decisive role in perceptions, attitudes and practices regarding health care and illness.

Kulturele en etniese identiteit en volksgelowe speel ’n deurslaggewende rol in die persepsies, houdings en gebruike ten opsigte van gesondheidsorg en siekte.

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