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  • 181 Health and Disease — ▪ 2009 Introduction Food and Drug Safety.       In 2008 the contamination of infant formula and related dairy products with melamine in China led to widespread health problems in children, including urinary problems and possible renal tube… …

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  • 182 Japan — • Called in the language of the country Nihon or Nippon (Land of the Rising Sun), and Dai Nihon or Dai Nippon (Great Japan), situated north west of the Pacific Ocean and east of the Asiatic continent Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006.… …

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  • 183 Disease — Illness or sickness often characterized by typical patient problems (symptoms) and physical findings (signs). Disruption sequence: The events that occur when a fetus that is developing normally is subjected to a destructive agent such as the… …

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  • 184 Lues (syphilis) — Lues (pronounced Lou ease) is an old name for syphilis, a sexually transmitted disease (STD) that has been around for centuries and is caused by Treponema pallidum, a microscopic organism called a spirochete, a worm like spiral shaped organism… …

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  • 185 Pestilence — The pestilence referred to the bubonic plague and it now refers to any epidemic disease that is highly contagious, infectious, virulent and devastating. The plague was, a highly contagious, infectious, virulent, devastating disease due to a… …

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  • 186 Pinkeye — Also called conjunctivitis. Redness or irritation of the conjuctivae, the membranes on the inner part of the eyelids and the membranes covering the whites of the eyes. These membranes react to a wide range of bacteria, viruses, allergy provoking… …

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  • 187 infectious — 1. A disease capable of being transmitted from person to person, with or without actual contact. 2. SYN: infective. 3. Denoting a disease due to the action of a microorganism. * * * in·fec·tious in fek shəs adj 1) capable of causing infection… …

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  • 188 Breastfeeding difficulties — Classification and external resources ICD 10 O92 ICD 9 676 Breastfeeding …

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  • 189 Contagion (film) — Contagion Theatrical release poster Directed by Steven Soderbergh …

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  • 190 infectious — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. contagious (see transfer). II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. catching, communicable, transmissible, irresistible; see catching , contagious , dangerous 2 . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. catching,… …

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  • 191 con|ta´gious|ness — con|ta|gious «kuhn TAY juhs», adjective. 1. spreading by direct or indirect contact; catching: »Scarlet fever is a contagious disease. Colds are contagious. 2. causing contagious disease. SYNONYM(S): pestilential. 3. Figurative. easily spreading… …

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  • 192 con|ta´gious|ly — con|ta|gious «kuhn TAY juhs», adjective. 1. spreading by direct or indirect contact; catching: »Scarlet fever is a contagious disease. Colds are contagious. 2. causing contagious disease. SYNONYM(S): pestilential. 3. Figurative. easily spreading… …

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  • 193 con|ta|gious — «kuhn TAY juhs», adjective. 1. spreading by direct or indirect contact; catching: »Scarlet fever is a contagious disease. Colds are contagious. 2. causing contagious disease. SYNONYM(S): pestilential. 3. Figurative. easily spreading from one to… …

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  • 194 Bioterrorism — United States Airman wearing an M 17 nuclear, biological, and chemical warfare mask and hood …

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  • 195 Quarantine — For other uses see Quarantine (disambiguation) Quarantine is voluntary or compulsory isolation, typically to contain the spread of something considered dangerous, often but not always disease. The word comes from the Italian (seventeenth century… …

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  • 196 11th century — As a means of recording the passage of time, the 11th century is the period from 1001 to 1100 in accordance with the Julian calendar in the Christian/Common Era. In the history of European culture, this period is considered the early part of the… …

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  • 197 Ebola — Taxobox name = Ebola image width = 200px image caption = An electron micrograph of an Ebola virus virus group = V ordo = Mononegavirales familia = Filovirus genus = Ebolavirus type species = Zaïre ebolavirus subdivision ranks = Species… …

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  • 198 Timeline of medicine and medical technology — Timeline of medicine and medical technologyAntiquity* c. 2600s BC Imhotep wrote texts on ancient Egyptian medicine describing diagnosis and treatment of 200 diseases in 3rd dynasty Egypt. * c. 2596 BC¹ The legendary date of composition of Huangdi …

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  • 199 Herd immunity — (or community immunity) describes a form of immunity that occurs when the vaccination of a significant portion of a population (or herd) provides a measure of protection for individuals who have not developed immunity.[1] Herd immunity theory… …

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  • 200 Noise (music) — Noise music Stylistic origins Modernism 20th century classical music Electronic art music Musique concrète Electroacoustic music Performance art Free improvisation Cultural origins Early 1910s Europe Typical instruments …

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