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for questions 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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for questions about claims based in the United States, or limited to the United States.
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for questions that pertain to historical events, or claim whose evidence is historical in nature.
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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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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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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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Physical, chemical and biological factors that affect human health.
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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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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 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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for "natural" solutions to common problems such as healthcare conditions, but also everyday nuisances and problems. See also "folk remedies" or "home remedies".
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Road vehicle with four wheels and an engine intended to be a means of transport.
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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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when the question is about whether someone said or wrote a quote.
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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 science of matter and the changes it can undergo.
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The balance of benefit versus harm of an activity, device, technology or substance.
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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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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 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 chemical substance with the chemical formula H₂O, and an important biological solvent.
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Generally regarded as the center of the nervous system in most living beings.
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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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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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a programmable machine designed to automatically carry out a sequence of arithmetic or logical operations.
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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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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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Term has many and varied definitions depending on context, but is generally accepted as the period in life between birth and puberty, although this can be argued. Can also refer to offspring at any s…
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Any substance that, when absorbed into the body of a living organism, alters normal bodily function.
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Any action which violates an established law within a given society.