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the branch of medicine that deals with disorders of the stomach and intestines.
sexual activity, including specifically sexual intercourse.
about the microbes of domain Bacteria that can act as both infectious agents and symbionts (e.g.commensals) in our body.
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Questions pertaining to a volatile flammable liquid that is the intoxicating constituent of wine, beer, spirits, and other drinks, and is also used as an industrial solvent and as fuel.
a contractible and excitable connective tissue found in animals.
A constellation of upper respiratory and systemic symptoms, often including cough, rhinorrhea, conjunctivitis, sinusitis, and/or fever. The common cold is caused by a variety of viral pathogens, most …
The quantity of matter contained by a person, giving rise to a downward force; the heaviness of a person or thing. May be used when discussing weight gain or loss as a main topic or when it serves as …
Questions related to diseases involving the cardiovascular system - heart disease.
Questions regarding the policies, business, ethics, and other aspects of the practice of medicine that are not directly about the health of an individual.
Questions concerning the organ, part of digestive system which has role in protein digestion.
treat bacterial infections. They function by inhibiting the growth of, or by killing bacteria.
transmitted, whether between people or from the environment (including animals) to people.
Questions pertaining to each of the pair of organs situated within the rib cage, consisting of elastic sacs with branching passages into which air is drawn, so that oxygen can pass into the blood and …
Questions regarding tendons, a band of fibrous tissue and the anatomical connection between muscles to bones as opposed to ligaments that connect different bones.
Questions about the deposits of subcutaneous fat.
a process of gaseous exchange by means of respiratory system. It includes inhalation-exhalation and exchange of gases at the level of alveoli-capillaries in lungs.
Can refer to: cane sugar, sucrose, dextrose, fructose, or another kind of sweetener. Generally a sweet crystalline substance obtained from various plants, used as sweetener in food and drink.
found esp. in tea and coffee plants and is a stimulant of the central nervous system.
Questions involving the usage or effects of computers on health, whether mental or physiological.
an alteration of normal functioning by a known aetiology, typically manifesting as collection of symptoms.
Questions related to being poisonous; relating to or caused by poison(s).
typically the first care provided to a critically injured or ill patient. This can include controlling substantial bleeding, providing CPR or maintaining the airway of an unconscious pati…
The faculty of perceiving sound.
Questions related to hair, that fine, cyindrical, pigmented, keratinized filament growing out of a mammal's skin. Please use this tag for function of hair, hair color, hair loss, no hair (alopecia or …
A mood disorder causing a persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest.