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- Complementary and alternative medicine : Set of therapies and treatments not considered mainstream or scientific.
- Diagnosis : Please do not use this term in your topic list, because there is no single article for it. Please substitute a more precise term. See Diagnosis (disambiguation) for a list of available, more precise, topics. Please add a new usage if needed.
- Symptom : A subjective description of an abnormal state, recounted by a patient, which is informative, but different from the objective result of a sign.
- Sign : An objective finding on physical examination or diagnostic testing, complementing the subjective symptoms reported by a patient
- Syndrome : Group of symptoms that collectively indicate or characterize a disease, psychological disorder, or other abnormal condition.
- Etiology : Study of causation, or origination, usually applied in medicine to the causes of disease.
- Vitalism : The doctrine that the functioning of a living organism does not result from physical and chemical forces alone.
- Samuel Hahnemann : (1755 - 1843), physician who founded homoeopathic medicine.
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- Flexner Report : Influential report on medical school curricula in the USA (1910), which transformed it to one based on scientific preparation and formal education.
- Royal Copeland : (1868 - 1938) U.S. Senator (Democrat-New York) (1923-1938), homeopathic physician and educator; drafted legislation creating U.S. Food and Drug Administration giving special exemptions to homeopathy
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- Avogadro's number : The number of entities (such as atoms, ions, or molecules) per mole; dimension mol−1
- Bach flower therapy : A form of complementary medicine that uses remedies based on extracts from flowers, to improve what it terms vibrations, a class of biofields in the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine taxonomy
- Clathrate : Crystalline solids which occur when water molecules form a cage-like structure around smaller 'guest molecules'
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- Hormesis : A quantitative and qualitative dose-response relationship in which the effect at low concentrations occurs in the opposite direction from that expected from the effect observed at higher concentrations.
- Immunology : The study of all aspects of the immune system in all animals.
- Meta-analysis : A quantitative method of combining the results of independent studies.
- Paracelsus : (1493-1541) An early Renaissance alchemist, philosopher and physician credited with founding the modern fields of pharmacology and toxicology.
- Pathology : The medical specialty that is expert in the use of laboratory methods to support clinicians in diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis
- Pharmacology : Study of the changes produced in living animals by chemical substances, especially the actions of therapeutics, substances used to treat disease.
- Pseudoscience : Any theory, or system of theories, that is deceptively claimed to be scientific.
- Randomized controlled trial : Method used to ensure objectivity when testing medical treatments.
- : A liquid (called a solvent) with one or more compounds or substances (called solutes) dissolved in it, forming a single liquid phase.
- Water : A chemical compound with one oxygen and two hydrogen atoms (H20). It is often in a liquid form and makes up the bulk of the oceans, lakes, rivers and living organisms.
- Sympathetic magic : The cultural concept that a symbol, or small aspect, of a more powerful entity can, as desired by the user, invoke or compel that entity