Medicine
Medicine (UK English /ˈmɛdsɨn/, /ˈmɛdɨsɨn/; US English /ˈmɛdɨsɨn/) is the science or practice of the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. The word medicine is derived from the Latin ars me...
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Can we eat to starve cancer?
View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/can-we-eat-to-starve-cancer-william-li William Li presents a new way to think about treating cancer and other diseases: anti-angiogenesis, preventing the g...
New Treatments For Arthritis Look Promising
The new treatments for Arthritis are very promising.
Rare Genetic Mutation Lets Some People Function with Less Sleep
Ever wished you could get by with less sleep? Some people can--and don't seem to be any worse off for it--thanks, possibly, to one unusual mutation
Neurons Forming Connections In Vitro
Neurons forming connections in vitro. via mymedicalwall
Here’s How Stanford Scientists Measured the Speed of Death
For the first time ever, scientists at Stanford University have been able to observe the speed at which death spreads across a cell once the self-destruct 'trigger wave' has been initiated. Their conc...
Therapists Coin the Term 'Trump Anxiety Disorder’
Therapists coin the term 'Trump Anxiety Disorder’ Symptoms include: Feeling that the world is ending, lack of sleep, and excessive time on social media
History of medicine
This article deals with medicine as practiced by trained professionals from ancient times to the present. The ancient Egyptians, Ancient Indians, had a system of medicine that was advanced for its ti...
Anatomy
Anatomy is the branch of biology concerned with the study of the structure of organisms and their parts; it is mainly divided into zootomy and phytotomy. In some of its facets, anatomy is related to e...
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Diseases
A disease is a particular abnormal, pathological condition that affects part or all of an organism. It is often construed as a medical condition associated with specific symptoms and signs. It may be...
Medical diagnosis
Medical diagnosis (often abbreviated dx or Dx) is the process of determining which disease or condition explains a person's symptoms and signs. It is simply called diagnosis when the medical context i...
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Symptoms and signs
A symptom (from Greek σύμπτωμα, "accident, misfortune, that which befalls", from συμπίπτω, "I befall", from συν- "together, with" and πίπτω, "I fall") is a departure from normal function or feeling wh...
Pathology
Pathology (from the Ancient Greek roots of pathos (πάθος), meaning "experience" or "suffering", and -logia (-λογία), "an account of") is a significant component of the causal study of disease and a ma...
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Etiology (medicine)
Etiology (/iːtiˈɒlədʒi/; alternatively aetiology) is the study of causation, or origination. The word is derived from the Greek αἰτιολογία, aitiologia, "giving a reason for" (αἰτία, aitia, "cause"; an...
Health effect
Health effects (or health impacts) are changes in health resulting from exposure to a source. Health effects are an important consideration in many areas, such as hygiene, pollution studies, occupatio...
Physical examination
A physical examination, medical examination, or clinical examination (more popularly known as a check-up or medical) is the process by which a medical professional investigates the body of a patient ...
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Medical tests
A medical test is a kind of medical procedure performed to detect, diagnose, or monitor diseases, disease processes, susceptibility, and determine a course of treatment.
Medical tests can be class...
Medical treatment
Therapy (often abbreviated tx or Tx) is the attempted remediation of a health problem, usually following a diagnosis. In the medical field, it is usually synonymous with treatment (also abbreviated tx...
Medical specialties
A specialty (or speciality) in medicine is a branch of medical practice. After completing medical school, physicians or surgeons usually further their medical education in a specific specialty of medi...
Clinical medicine
Medicine (UK English /ˈmɛdsɨn/, /ˈmɛdɨsɨn/; US English /ˈmɛdɨsɨn/) is the science or practice of the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. The word medicine is derived from the Latin ars me...
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Internal medicine
Internal medicine or general medicine (in Commonwealth nations) is the medical specialty dealing with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of adult diseases. Physicians specializing in internal me...