Posts Tagged: fas

Hout Bay’s Hangberg

Lily Zhou, Public Health and Development in South Africa, Spring 2013 Hey guys! I’m back in the states and will write my final blog post very soon, but before that I wanted to tell you a bit about one of my favorite public health excursions there. We learned about psychosocial rehabilitation, which is a socially… Read more »

The Public Sector is a Public Affair

Lily Zhou, Public Health and Development in South Africa, Spring 2013 South Africa’s health care system is quite simple to explain but emotionally difficult to observe. To give some background information to our excursions, the healthcare system is two-tiered: the public sector is basic, state-funded health care that is free to those who qualify, while… Read more »