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for question pertaining to the maintenance and restoring of health, and the prevention and treatment of diseases.
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for claims regarding the way we eat, and the effects eating has on our bodies.
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the study of the human past.
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The United States of America (also referred to as the United States, the U.S., the USA, the States, or America) is a federal constitutional republic comprising fifty states and a federal district.
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a natural science concerned with the study of life and living organisms, including their structure, function, growth, origin, evolution, distribution, and taxonomy.
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the science of mind and behavior. Its immediate goal is to understand behavior and mental processes by researching and establishing both general principles and specific cases. [Wikipedi…
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the science of the mechanical, physical, and biochemical functions of humans in good health, their organs, and the cells of which they are composed. The principal level of focus of…
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a natural science that involves the study of matter and its motion through spacetime, as well as all related concepts, including energy and force. More broadly, it is the general analysis o…
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for questions that are fundamentally *about* statistics
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the social science that analyzes the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services. Macro-economics studies the large-scale behaviour of the whole economy. Micro-economi…
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a process by which groups of people make collective decisions. The term is generally applied to the art or science of running governmental or state affairs, including behavior within civil…
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Any of the organisms which exhibit the qualities necessary to be classified under the kingdom Animalia.
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for claims regarding cures and health practices which fall outside the boundaries of the western medical science.
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Road vehicle with four wheels and an engine intended to be a means of transport.
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Physical, chemical and biological factors that affect human health.
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a cultural system that creates powerful and long-lasting meaning by establishing symbols that relate humanity to beliefs and values. Many religions have narratives, symbols, traditions and…
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The science of matter and the changes it can undergo.
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System of rules adopted by a given country or shared by an international group of countries, in order to regulate the actions of the people living in those countries.
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A variety of therapeutic or preventive health care practices, such as homeopathy, naturopathy, chiropractic, and herbal medicine, that do not follow generally accepted medical methods.
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Don't use this tag, use the more specific medical-science, nutrition or environmental-health instead.
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generally any tangible personal property for sale and that is used for personal, family, or household for non-business purposes.
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A chemical substance with the chemical formula H₂O, and an important biological solvent.
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Referring to the surrounding ecosystem of the planet Earth, its natural mechanisms and balances, and study of the effects of human interaction with it.
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The making, usage, and knowledge of tools, machines, techniques, crafts, systems or methods of organization in order to solve a problem or perform a specific function.
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a naturally recurring state characterized by reduced or absent consciousness, relatively suspended sensory activity, and inactivity of nearly all voluntary muscles. It is distinguished from q…
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Blanket term for a class of diseases in which cells lose the function called apoptosis" and continue to grow uncontrolled. Can also refer to the study of this uncontrolled growth, as well as its invas…
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The balance of benefit versus harm of an activity, device, technology or substance.
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Generally regarded as the center of the nervous system in most living beings.
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a programmable machine designed to automatically carry out a sequence of arithmetic or logical operations.
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Cessation of the biological processes necessary to sustain life.
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Human sexual activities or human sexual practices or human sexual behavior refers to the manner in which humans experience and express their sexuality.
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the branch of science concerned with the forces that occur between electrically charged particles. Use this tag for anything related to electricity, electrical or magnetic fiel…
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a process of imparting knowledge. It is typically associated with the formal, systematic process that includes schools and trained teachers, but also includes the informal "word-of-mouth…
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Climate change is a significant and lasting change in the statistical distribution of weather patterns. In public discourse, often used as a shorthand for the effects of anthropogenic global warmin…
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Any substance that, when absorbed into the body of a living organism, alters normal bodily function.
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The repetition of someone else's statement or thoughts.