A questionnaire was applied from February 20 to March 5, 2004 to non-selected patients with cancer in private consultation to determine age, sex, education level, work, use of CAM, type and number of used therapies, potential benefits and monthly cost.Two groups were formed, A for users and B for non-users of CAM.The average monthly cost was $ 345.5 dollars, with a range of $ 13.6 to $ 2,545.5 dollars.The use of complementary and/or alternative therapy is frequent among young women with advanced cancer and high level of education.
Playing in Manchester, however, offered an opportunity for a communion of sorts.
To be sure, the music is an all-over fusion — of pop, rock, New Wave and various Latin styles — not just traditional beats.“I didn’t want to do a postcard of Mexico, like the Mexican government would do a show about Mexico,” Lara says.
“I just want to give the flavor, so people will understand Mexican-ness in a different way.”Bastida says the project has given her a renewed respect for the lyrical quality of Morrissey’s work, as well as its complex musical nature.“There are some songs that can be quite tricky,” she says. When people are really attached to somebody’s work, they love it or hate it when someone does a tribute.”But so far, it seems that #Mex Moz (as the band has hashtagged itself) has gotten nothing but love.
“Morriseyoke”) in Boyle Heights, an entire theater festival inspired by the British singer’s life and lyrics (“Teatro MOZ”) and even a Yelp discussion group.
There is also an annual convention in Hollywood, the latest of which was held at the Avalon in Hollywood late last month — events that probably wouldn’t exist were it not for the ardent support of Moz’s Mex fans.