Health Management

Healing Techniques
Baby Care
Women's Health
Dental Procedures
Eye Management
Hygiene & Sanitation
Possession cults
Pain and consciousness
Potential Hazards


The Sudanese have developed several culture-bound methods and techniques to manage ill-health. Apart from the pragmatic, curative and protective measures alluded to in Treatment of Common Ailments, they used different types of amulets, talismans, and mascots, all believed to heal and protect against harm, as well as to bring luck, or ensure success in this or that sphere of life.


Elsewhere in this site, we described how people divine to find out the causes of disease and misfortune; to your left, click on the appropriate button to highlight the major curative and protective procedures..


The Nobe Quran

Healing Techniques

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