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The science and art of healing that employs a variety of health care practices to maintain and restore health by the prevention and treatment of illness.

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A substance that kills germs or keeps them from multiplying is known as antiseptic and is an antimicrobial substance.


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American scientist who in 1888 discovered the first drug for treating tuberculosis and used word antibiotic to describe this drug.


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Greek doctor who took the first steps to make medicine scientific. He worked to distinguish medicine from superstitions.


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Synthol is a mixture of different oils (85% oil, 7.5% lidocaine, and 7.5% alcohol). The mixture is often used by bodybuilders. It was created by the German Crhis Clark in the 1990s.


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The scientific study of identifying, preventing, and treating disease and injury. It is used to treat or prevent a disease.


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A substance that is made to look like a medicine but contains no medical ingredients and is used in medical research.


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An antibiotic that is made from a kind of mold. Penicillin is used to teat or prevent infection by bacteria.

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