Traditionally, the women of Macedonia perform domestic work. In the field of academics, some Macedonian women focus in the study of the Humanities. Some women in Macedonia hold positions of authority. Women receive "inheritance" through the dowry system, because inheritance is traditionally transferred to male heirs. But some modern-day women receive inheritance that is divided among siblings by their parents or by assigning which property goes to whom. The traditional way women greet each other involves exchanging kisses. Traditional medicine are handled by some old women who act as faith healers healing people against illnesses caused by the so-called "evil eye".