One of the biggest public health issues is smoking in Japan, which according to Tadao Kakizoe (honorary president of the National Cancer Center) kills more than 100,000 people per year and is responsible for one in ten deaths. Alcohol and health issuesWhat are the basic beliefs of Japanese culture?
Shintoism is Japan's indigenous spirituality. It is believed that every living thing in nature (e.g. trees, rocks, flowers, animals - even sounds) contains kami, or gods. Consequently Shinto principles can be seen throughout Japanese culture, where nature and the turning of the seasons are cherished.What is the health care system in Japan?
The health care system in Japan provides healthcare services, including screening examinations, prenatal care and infectious disease control, with the patient accepting responsibility for 30% of these costs while the government pays the remaining 70%.What are the beliefs of Asian culture?
Transcript of Beliefs of the Asian Culture. The Asian culture holds a great respect for people with education, especially doctors. They are considered experts on things such as health issues and are expected to diagnose all issues in one visit. The Asian culture believes that you must endure all pain silently.