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The population of the United Kingdom reflects rich cultural diversity. Hence, nursing must respond to the challenges of meeting the needs of different ethnic groups and fulfil the requirements of the Code of Professional Conduct. This article presents the findings of a study using grounded theory...
Health and nursing care for lesbian clients should be culturally congruent with their values and lifestyle. Barriers that lesbian clients encounter in the health care system are discussed, along with strategies that health care providers can use to overcome these barriers. Professional literature...
The World Health Organization recommends that people be within an hour of the nearest health care facility. In the Manxili region of KwaZulu, South Africa, difficult terrain and tribal fighting make this nearly impossible for pregnant women. Therefore, traditional birth attendants provide much of...