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Culture is a combination of many different factors, such as our origins, traditions and religious beliefs. Local culture influences our perception of what it means to be “healthy,” and also the apprehensions we may have about medical treatments. In this respect, our culture is not necessarily a sign of national unity. A huge diversity of opinions may exist within any given country. For example, Jehovah’s Witnesses categorically refuse blood transfusions,