Mind, body and spirit

Australia, 1974

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Episode of Series “Human Face of China”.
The medical services for China’s rural people - 80% of the population - were built upon the integration of Chinese traditional and western medical practices. Most basic health care needs can be met by the barefoot doctors. In Chienchou People’s Commune we seethe role played by two of these doctors. Suitable for middle and upper secondary levels. Narrated by John Bell. “With thanks to the Central Newsreel and Documentary Film Studio of the People’s Republic of China.”

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