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Synonyms for medicine

an agent used to restore health

a substance used in the treatment of disease

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the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques

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(medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease

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punishment for one's actions

treat medicinally, treat with medicine

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Environmental medicine is one of the oldest of medical practices in the modern era.
Too often, physicians focus on women's mental health symptoms and insultingly recommend psychiatry, when these patients actually need an environmental medicine specialist.
As it happens, this is what the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine did in its October 2002 study on risk assessments for mycotoxins in the indoor environment.
This year the medical organizations participating in the iMosaic conference include the American Academy of Environmental Medicine (AAEM), www.
McLellan is chief of the Section of Occupational and Environmental Medicine at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center and an associate professor of medicine and community and family medicine at Dartmouth Medical School
These results can be very applicable to the human population, especially in urban environments," says coauthor Lung Chi Chen, an associate professor of environmental medicine at the New York University School of Medicine.
WHO: The National Center for Vermiculite and Asbestos-Related Cancers established by the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute and the Center for Occupational and Environmental Medicine
The study, published by Swedish researchers in the journal Occupational and Environmental Medicine, looked at 7,000 hairdressers and found a small percentage increase in birth problems compared with women in other jobs.
The American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine guidelines for establishing a workplace program recommend the following actions:
According to studies published in the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine [1], OSB (oriented strand board) workers were more likely to have increased incidences of asthma and other airway dysfunction.
In the April Occupational and Environmental Medicine, the London researchers report that chloroform was by far the predominant THM in the pools.
Marion Moses, public health and environmental medicine specialist and founder of the Pesticide Education Center in San Francisco, says methyl bromide, which is still used widely in agriculture, has been linked to serious health problems among those who work around it, including migrant farm workers.
Among the many papers given at the 34th annual meeting of the American Academy of Environmental Medicine (AAEM) in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, October 7-12, 1999, three were especially noteworthy.
In a new study of 884 employees who took part in a workplace fitness program, those who exercised as little as once a week as part of the program cut their average number of sick days in half - from more than 10 days in the previous year to less than five sick days, researchers reported in the September issue of the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.
The American College for Advancement in Medicine (ACAM) and the American Academy of Environmental Medicine (AAEM) are excited to announce they have reached an agreement to host a joint conference and tradeshow, November 16 - 20, 2011 in Portland, Oregon.
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