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  • 1 dose — 1. The quantity of a drug or other remedy to be taken or applied all at one time or in fractional amounts within a given period. Cf.:dosage (2). 2. In nuclear medicine, amount of energy absorbed per unit mass of irradiated material (absorbed d.) …

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  • 2 Excess, calcium — An abnormally high level of calcium in the blood (hypercalcemia). Overly high intake of calcium can result in levels of calcium that are too high in the blood. This may cause muscle weakness and constipation, affect the conduction of electrical… …

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  • 3 Sonic Excess in its Purest Form — is the seventh studio album by New Orleans based sludge metal band Crowbar.Infobox Album Name = Sonic Excess in its Purest Form Type = studio Artist = Crowbar Released = August 21, 2001 Recorded = Genre = Sludge metal Length = 45:31 Label =… …

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  • 4 Calcium excess — Overly high intake of calcium can result in levels of calcium that are too high in the blood (hypercalcemia) and this may cause muscle weakness and constipation, affect the conduction of electrical impulses in the heart (heart block), lead to… …

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  • 5 radiation — radiational, adj. /ray dee ay sheuhn/, n. 1. Physics. a. the process in which energy is emitted as particles or waves. b. the complete process in which energy is emitted by one body, transmitted through an intervening medium or space, and… …

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  • 6 Combined oral contraceptive pill — (COCP) Background Birth control type Hormonal First use ? …

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  • 7 Overdose — O ver*dose , v. t. To dose to excess; to give an overdose, or too many doses, to. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 8 overdose — noun /ˈoʊvədoʊs / (say ohvuhdohs) 1. an excessive dose. –verb (overdosed, overdosing) –verb (t) /oʊvəˈdoʊs / (say ohvuh dohs) 2. to dose to excess. –verb (i) /oʊvəˈdoʊs / (say ohvuh dohs) 3. to take an overdose of a drug …

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  • 9 overdose — [ō′vər dōs΄; ] for v. [ ō΄vər dōs′, ō′vər dōs΄] n. too large a dose vt. overdosed, overdosing to dose to excess vi. 1. to take too large an amount of a narcotic, hallucinogen, etc.: often with on 2. Informal to experience too much of something:… …

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  • 10 Drug — Drug, v. t. 1. To affect or season with drugs or ingredients; esp., to stupefy by a narcotic drug. Also Fig. [1913 Webster] The laboring masses . . . [were] drugged into brutish good humor by a vast system of public spectacles. C. Kingsley. [1913 …

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  • 11 drug — I. n. 1. Medicine, physic, remedy. 2. Unsalable article. II. v. a. 1. Mix with drugs, put drugs into. 2. Deaden with narcotics or anaesthetics, deaden, dull. 3. Dose to excess, stuff with drugs. 4. Su …

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  • 12 Copper in health — Normal absorption and distribution of copper. Cu = copper, CP = ceruloplasmin, green = ATP7B carrying copper. Copper is an essential trace element that is vital to the health of all living things (humans, plants, animals, and microorganisms). In… …

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  • 13 Chernobyl disaster effects — The Chernobyl disaster triggered the release of substantial amounts of radiation into the atmosphere in the form of both particulate and gaseous radioisotopes. It is the most significant unintentional release of radiation into the environment to… …

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  • 14 drug — drug1 /drug/, n., v., drugged, drugging. n. 1. Pharm. a chemical substance used in the treatment, cure, prevention, or diagnosis of disease or used to otherwise enhance physical or mental well being. 2. (in federal law) a. any substance… …

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  • 15 Drug — /droog/, n. Zoroastrianism. the cosmic principle of disorder and falsehood. Cf. Asha. [ < Avestan drauga] * * * I Any chemical agent that affects the function of living things. Some, including antibiotics, stimulants, tranquilizers,… …

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  • 16 Hyperthyroidism — Classification and external resources Triiodothyronine (T3, pictured) and thyroxine (T4) are both forms of thyroid hormone. ICD 10 …

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  • 17 poison — poisoner, n. poisonless, adj. poisonlessness, n. /poy zeuhn/, n. 1. a substance with an inherent property that tends to destroy life or impair health. 2. something harmful or pernicious, as to happiness or well being: the poison of slander. 3.… …

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  • 18 Chernobyl disaster — This article is about the 1986 nuclear plant accident in Ukraine. For other uses, see Chernobyl (disambiguation). Chernobyl disaster …

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  • 19 nutritional disease — Introduction       any of the nutrient related diseases and conditions that cause illness in humans. They may include deficiencies or excesses in the diet, obesity and eating disorders, and chronic diseases such as cardiovascular disease,… …

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  • 20 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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