Liubov Ben-Noun (Nun)

Liubov Ben-Noun (Nun)
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev | bgu · Faculty of Health Sciences - ISRAEL

professor emeritus specialist of family medicine

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Darkness, the direct opposite of lightness, is defined as a lack of illumination, an absence of visible light, or a surface that absorbs light, such as black or brown. Referring to a time of day, complete darkness occurs when the Sun is more than 18° below the horizon, without the effects of twilight on the night sky. In this research, Biblical ver...
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Scurvy is one of the oldest diseases in human history. Nowadays, although scurvy tends to become a forgotten disease in developed country, rare cases still occur, especially in people undergoing extreme diet, old people or children with poor diet and patients with malabsorption. In this Research, Biblical verses dealing with the scurvy are describe...
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The term kyphosis is used to describe the spinal curve that results in an abnormally rounded back. Kyphosis may develop due to trauma, developmental anomalies, degenerative disc disease, inflammatory diseases, as well as infectious diseases, and also iatrogenic. In this research, the Biblical verses dealing with the kyphosis are described. Therefo...
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The greatest impacts of climate change on human and natural systems will come from increasingly frequent and severe extreme weather and climate events. Some increases in such extremes are already being detected, and this trend is projected to continue as Earth warms. Weather extremes are increasing with climate change and associated with higher mor...
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Climate change poses a significant threat to human health. Systemically mediated impacts on population health include famine, conflicts, and the consequences of large-scale adverse economic effects due to reduced human and environmental productivity. The impact of climate change has been significant enough to endanger human health both directly an...
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In men and women, the sole requirement for being considered a dwarf is having an adult height under 147 cm (4 ft 10 in) and it is almost always sub-classified with respect to the underlying condition that is the cause of the short stature. In this research, Biblical verses dealing with the dwarfs are presented. The characteristics of dwarfism, the...
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Light is a kind of wave, somewhat like ocean waves or sound waves. Waves carry energy from one place to another. Light is necessary for life, and artificial light improves visual performance and safety, but there is an increasing concern of the potential health and environmental impacts of light. Mistimed light exposure disrupts the circadian rhyth...
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Eyelids are important for the human health. In this research, Biblical verses dealing with the eyelids are described. Thus, the characteristics, the clinical significance, various eyelid dimensions, the measurements, the diagnosis, and management of numerous eyelid disorders are presented. In the recent years, the diagnostic possibilities have bee...
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The use of eye cosmetics is a popular practice in modern times that dates back to ancient civilizations. In this research, Biblical verses dealing with the eye cosmetics are described. Thus, the aesthetic importance, the characteristics of the face illusion, the effect of age, the eyes painted in the art, the pattern of eye cosmetics, the usage pat...
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A cloud is an aerosol consisting of a visible mass of minute liquid droplets, frozen crystals, or other particles suspended in the atmosphere of a planetary body or similar space. Water or various other chemicals may compose the droplets and crystals. On Earth, clouds are formed as a result of saturation of the air when it is cooled to its dew poin...
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Crying is often considered to be a positive experience that benefits the crier. It seems that people hold a range of appraisals about their crying, and these are likely to influence the effects of crying on their emotional state. In this Research, the Biblical verse dealing with crying is presented. Therefore, the Research evaluates various aspects...
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Rainbow is an arch in the sky consisting of a series of concentric arcs of the colors red, orange, yellow, green blue, indigo, and violet, formed esp. opposite the sun by the refraction, reflection, and interference of light rays in raindrops, spray, etc.; an array of bright colors; a wide range of things of any kind an array of bright colors; a wi...
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Hail is a type of precipitation, or water in the atmosphere. Hail precipitation is characterized by enhanced spatial and temporal variability. Hail is formed when drops of water freeze together in the cold upper regions of thunderstorm clouds. Severe thunderstorms associated with large hail are among the most important perils in several European re...
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Tartary buckwheat (Fagopyrum tataricum) is a widely cultivated edible and medicinal crop with unique nutritional and excellent economic value. Buckwheat is a gluten-free pseudocereal that belongs to the Polygonaceae family. Buckwheat grain is a highly nutritional food component that has been shown to provide a wide range of beneficial effects. In...
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The idea of resolving dispute through the exchange of arguments and reasons have been central to society for millennia. In this Research, Biblical verses describing the arguments are presented. Therefore, the Research deals with the various aspects of arguments, examining the history, the characteristics, and the types. This Bible gives a precise...
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The global climate is changing, with rising surface temperatures, melting ice and snow, rising sea levels, and increasing climate variability. What is the role of snow in human life? What are the characteristics of snow? What are the consequences of snow? In this research, Biblical verses dealing with snow are described. Therefore, the research d...
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Ice plays an important role in the human life. In this research, the Biblical verses dealing with the ice are described. The description, the characteristics, the microbiology, the health effects, including the application of ice for therapeutic purposes, and adverse reactions are examined. In the recent years, the diagnostic possibilities have be...
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The date palm is one of the oldest cultivated fruit trees. The tree can withstand high temperatures and low water and the fruit can be stored dry offering nutrition across the year. in tropical countries, the palm tree is one of the most abundant and important trees. Date palm is a principal fruit grown in many regions of the world. In this researc...
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Severe weather, including tornadoes, thunderstorms, wind, and hail annually cause significant loss of life and property. In this research, the Biblical verses dealing with the thunderstorms are described. Therefore, the research deals with the characteristics of thunder, the lightening effect, health effects of thunder and lightning, and coping wit...
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Dill is a plant that is used as a cooking spice and as a fragrance in soaps and cosmetics. People have also used dill seeds and the parts of the plant that grow above the ground as medicine. In this research, the Biblical verse dealing with the dill is described. Therefore, the research deals with the characteristics of dill, the chemical composit...
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Climate change poses threats to human health, safety, and survival via weather extremes and climatic impacts on food yields, fresh water, infectious diseases, conflict, and displacement. Drought has long been recognized as one of the most insidious causes of human misery. It is the natural disaster that annually claims the most victims. Drought is...
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Environmental disasters are common phenomena caused by human factors. Atmospheric pollutions are the result of fire, storm dusts, winds, acid rain, etc. In the present research, the Biblical verses dealing with rain are described. Therefore, the research deals with the various aspects related to rain evaluating the characteristics of rain, the che...
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Millets are the primary food source for millions of people in tropical regions of the world supplying mineral nutrition and protein. Millets possess rich nutrients and a climate resilience property when compared to the other cereals such as rice and wheat. Millets with its superior nutrient profile and hypoglycemic property could be a promising ing...
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The impact of climate change has been significant enough to endanger human health both directly and indirectly via heat stress, degraded air quality, rising sea levels, food and water security, extreme weather events (e.g., floods, droughts, earthquakes, volcano eruptions, tsunamis, hurricanes, etc.), vulnerable shelter, and population migration. F...
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Humanity is the human race, which includes everyone on Earth. It is also a word for the qualities that make us human, such as the ability to love and have compassion, be creative, and not be a robot or alien. The word humanity is from the Latin humanitas for "human nature, kindness.” Humanity includes all the humans, but it can also refer to the ki...
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Herbs and spices have a traditional history of use, with strong roles in cultural heritage, and in the appreciation of food and its links to health. In this research, the Biblical verse dealing cumin is presented. So, the characteristics of cumin, the chemical composition, the nutritional value, the health effects, and the adverse effects are exam...
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"Heroism," is a term frequently invoked by society, usually describing the giving of oneself beyond reasonable boundaries. Heros are persons who are courageous, have empathic concern for others, and have a high degree of honesty. The present research deals with the characteristics of heroism, the heroic figures in the Bible, the types of the contem...
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Optimism is an attitude reflecting a belief or hope that the outcome of some specific endeavor, or outcomes in general, will be positive, favorable, and desirable. In this research, the Biblical verses dealing with the optimism are described. The research deals with the various dimensions related to the optimism, such as the mechanisms, the life s...
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Barley has a number of unique features among our crop plants. It is one of the earliest plants to be domesticated and continues to play an important role in modern agriculture today. It is a versatile crop, used both for human nutrition and for animal feed, and plays an important role as an experimental model plant allowing advances in plant geneti...
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Despair is a significant public health problem. What are the mechanisms that lead to the development of the despair? What are the characteristics? What are the causes? What are the health effects of the despair? What is the approach to cope with the despair? In this research, the Biblical story concerning the despair is described. Therefore, the re...
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Ankle is important to humans for the locomotion. In this research the Biblical verses dealing with the ankle are described. The structure of the ankle, the pattern of injuries, the characteristics of the ankle sprain, ankle instability, ankle impingent, ankle fractures, ankle arthrosis, ankle joint arthritis, inflammatory rheumatic diseases, includ...
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Wheat is the dominant crop in temperate countries being used for human food and livestock feed. What are the characteristics of wheat? What is the composition? Nutritional facts? What are the characteristics of the fortified wheat? What are the health effects of wheat? What are the adverse reactions to wheat? Can wheat be contaminated? Biblical ve...
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Aggression is overt or covert, often harmful, social interaction with the intention of inflicting damage or other harm upon another individual, although it can be channeled into creative and practical outlets for some. It may occur either reactively or without provocation. In humans, aggression can be caused by various triggers, from frustration du...
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Pulses (beans, peas, and lentils) have been consumed for at least 10,000 years and are among the most extensively used foods in the world. Legumes (including alfalfa, clover, lupins, green beans and peas, peanuts, soybeans, dry beans, broad beans, dry peas, chickpeas, and lentils) represent an important component of the human diet in several areas...
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Foods that have been ascribed healing properties include the Cruciferae, the allium family, celery, cucumber, endive, parsley, radish, and legumes. What are the characteristics of the cucumbers? What are the health effects? What are the side effects? Can the cucumbers be contaminated? What are the characteristics of the sea cucumbers? What are the...
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Catastrophic winds from tornadoes and downbursts are a major cause of natural disturbance in forests of eastern North America, accounting for thousands of hectares of disturbed area annually. Wind disturbance shows substantial regional variation, decreasing from the mid-west to the east and from the south-east to New England. What are the characte...
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River flow to the sea is an important dimension related to the change in water fluxes to the sea caused by the changes in precipitation, air temperature, water diversion and consumption, erosion, and sediment control measures. What are the characteristics of the flow of the river? What are the dimensions of ground water discharge? What are the char...
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Nail beauty plays an important part in the human life. A beautiful nail is always a healthy nail. In addition, there are subjective and evolving aspects of nail beauty which are related to fashion. Healthy nails are functionally and cosmetically important to the daily work of women. A thorough inspection of the fingernails and toenails is an integ...
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Wars are a significant socio—medical problem. What are the dimensions of the war? What are the battlefield and the combat casualties? What are the health effects? What are the characteristics of pediatric war survivors? How can be managed adverse effects? How can war be prevented? In this research, the Biblical verses concerning the wars are inves...
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Peace and war are important public dimensions. Therefore, in the present research, the Biblical verse concerning the peace and the war is described. This research deals with various social and medical aspects of the dimensions related to the peace and the war such as the characteristics of the human warfare, the burden of war, the experiences, the...
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Peace is an important public health issue. What is the peace psychology? What are the peace processes? What the human rights? What are the characteristics of peace in various countries? Peacekeeping mission? Peace corps? What are the health effects? What are the strategies to promote peace? In this research, the Biblical verses concerning peace are...
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Courts play a significant role in the human life. What is the history of the court? What are the characteristics of early development of the United States court system? What are the milestone cases of the supreme court history? What is the history of the courts in England and Wales? What are the types of the courts? What is the role of the courts?...
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Gossip is a significant public health problem. What are the characteristics of gossips? What is the meaning of gossip? What is the etymology? Functions? What is the evolutionary view? Is workplace gossip prevalent? What are the perceptions of gossipers? What are the types of gossips? How is the gossip managed? In this research, the Biblical verses...
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Negotiation occurs whenever people cannot achieve their own goals without the cooperation of others. What is the evolution of negotiations? What is the history? What are the characteristics? What are the types? How can negotiations be managed? In the present research, the Biblical verses concerning the negotiations are described. Therefore, this r...
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Hope is a significant public dimension. What are the characteristics of the hope? What are the clinical situations related to the hope? What are the health effects of hope? The dynamics of hope - the dialectics between hope and hopelessness - is a central dimension in the essence of human being, in health and illness, as well as in nursing. Hope i...
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The concept of basic tastes dates as far back 3000 years, where perception dominated classification with sweet, sour, salty, and bitter consistently featuring on basic taste lists throughout history. How can taste be detected? What is the perceptual context? What are the characteristics of the sense of smell? What is the neurological basis for tast...
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Injuries due to encounters with animals can be serious. The medically important groups of Hymenoptera are the Apoidea (bees), Vespoidea (wasps, hornets, and yellow jackets), and Formicidae (ants). These insects deliver their venom by stinging their victims. What is the hornet classification? What are the characteristics? How can hornet stings be ch...
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A bee has a significant role in the human life. What are the characteristics of the bee, including the anatomy, the types? What is the role of the bees? What are the health effects of the bee stings? What are the side effects of the envenomation? In the present research, the Biblical verses concerning the bees are described. Therefore, this resear...
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Rumors play an essential role in many facets of human life, including psychological, social, and somatic functioning. Rumor is one of the most important human activities, one that is enjoyed daily by people in every culture and at every age. It is a complex, dynamic phenomenon that mainly occurs in social situations between people. Rumors and are i...
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Weaning plays an essential role in many facets of human life. What are the characteristics of weaning? What are the practices of weaning? What are causes for early weaning? What are the risk factors for the termination of breastfeeding? What are the strategies to cope with early weaning? What are the management options? In this research, The Bibl...
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When individuals in social groups communicate with one another and are under the influence of neighbors' opinions, they typically revise their own opinions to adapt to such peer opinions. What are the dynamics of opinion? What the types of opinions? What are the characteristics of the second opinion? In the present research, the Biblical verses are...
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Vomiting is the forceful expulsion of stomach contents through the mouth, caused by humoral stimulation of the chemoreceptor trigger zone or neural stimulation of the emetic center. Human vomiting is a significant health issue. What is the diagnostic approach towards vomiting? What are the characteristics of vomiting in neonates, infants, children...
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Crying or weeping is a significant human health issue. What is the description of crying? What are the mechanisms of crying? What are the characteristics of the infantile, childhood, adult, and the elderly crying? What are the characteristics of the crying among the health care providers? What are the diseases related to the crying? What are the di...
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Humor is a complex phenomenon, incorporating cognitive, emotional, behavioral, physiological and social aspects. Humor is one of the innate abilities that an individual develops whilst growing up and which is affected by his/her experiences in life. What is the neuropsychology of humor? What are the characteristics of humor? How do children percep...
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Human emotions, such as anxiety, depression, fear, joy, and laughter, profoundly affect psychological and physiological processes. These emotions form a set of basic, evolved functions that are shared by all humans. Laughter is part of a universal language of basic emotions that all humans recognize. What are neuroevolutionary sources of laugh? Wha...
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Thought is an important public heath dimension. What are the origins of thought? What are the characteristics of neural mechanisms? What are the types of thoughts? What the characteristics are of though disorders? Biblical verses that deal with thought are described in various situations. Therefore, this research deals with various aspects of thoug...
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Flowers play a significant role in the human life. What is the structure of the flowers? What is the composition? The development? What are the most popular types? How affect climate changes the flowers? What are the biological and therapeutic properties? What are the adverse effects? Biblical verses that deal with flowers are described in various...
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The breasts are the most important external identification of femininity, and the loss of a breast can have devastating psychological effects on a woman. What is the structure of the breast? What are the steps of its development? What are the aesthetics? Can the breast be reconstructed? What are the characteristics of sexuality? What are the disor...
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The concept of time is an important public health issue. What are the mechanisms of time? What are the characteristics of time in war and peace? What is the marriage experience? Newborn life? What are the time-related decisions? What are the health effects of the time? Is time important for family decisions? Biblical verses that deal with time are...
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Modest people emerged centrally as humble, shy, solicitous, and not boastful and peripherally as honest, likeable, not arrogant, attention-avoiding, plain, and gracious. What are the characteristics of the neural mechanism? Who are the modest prominent characters? What are the areas of modesty? What are diseases associated with modesty? What are t...
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Tears are a significant human health issue. What is the description of tears? What is the anatomy? Function? What is the composition? What are the characteristics of the emotional tears? How can tears be evaluated? What are the diseases related to the tears? In the present research, the Biblical verses concerning the tears are described. Therefore...
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Sculpture has been a popular art form for thousands of years. The skill that goes into creating a worthwhile piece of art is incredible, and a single piece can take years for an artist to create. What are features of the sculpture? What is the history? What are the famous world sculptures? Who are famous sculptors? What are the body proportions in...
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The Evil is a state of mind, characterized by disregard for the human quality of the object and the destruction of meaning and meaningfulness of life in and for others. It is an illusory moral concept, it does not exist in nature, and its origins and connotations are inextricably linked to religion and mythology. The Evil is an important human heal...
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The thigh is vital for health of human. What is the structure of the thigh? What is the aesthetics of thigh skin? What are the diseases related to the thigh? Biblical verses that deal with thigh are described in various situations. Therefore, this research deals with various aspects of thigh medical conditions. This research shows that the awaren...
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Medicinal Leeches (Hirudo medicinalis) have been used in medicine for thousands of years to treat a wide range of ailments. What is the description of Leeches? What are the characteristic features? What are clinical conditions for which Leeches are used? What are adverse effects of Leeches? How these adverse effects are managed? The Bible describ...
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Semen and sperm are vital for the fertility and life of humanity. What are the characteristics of semen? What is the structure of semen (sperm)? What are the diseases related to the semen? Biblical verses that deal with semen are described in various situations. Therefore, this research deals with various aspects of semen medical conditions. The...
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Knees are important for human health. What are the anatomy and biomechanics of the knees? What are the characteristics? What are the diseases that can affect the knees? Biblical verses that deal with the knees are described in various circumstances. Therefore, this research deals with various aspects of knee medical conditions. The present resear...
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Feet are an important human health issue. What are the evolutional steps of feet? What is the structure? What are the diseases of feet? Over the years, scientific study discovered a variety of dimensions related to human feet. Biblical verses that deal with feet are described in various situations. Therefore, this research deals with various aspe...
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Thirst is a significant human health problem. What are the mechanisms of thirst regulation? What are the characteristics of thirst in physical exercises? Sporting activities? What are the features of thirst in the elderly? What are the clinical presentations of thirst? How can the thirst be managed? The Biblical verses related to thirst are descri...
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During thousands of year's jewelry spread from the exclusive art form of the rich to the common personal items of adornment, which are today used by everyone around the world to express themselves in various visual fashionable ways. What are the characteristics of the jewels? What is the history of the jewellery? What are the types? What are the c...
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Shame and guilt are concepts that have preoccupied science and art over the millennia and have continued to the present day. What is the evolutional step in the shame and guilt? What is their neurobiological mechanism? What are the characteristics of shame and guilt? What is the interpersonal context? What is the guilt proneness? How do shame and g...
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The oral cavity is important for human health. What is the role of salivary diagnostics? What are the diseases related to the mouth region? What are the mouth aesthetics? What are premalignant conditions? What are the diseases that malformed into cancer? Is mouth cancer a prevalent condition? What are the strategies to deal with mouth reconstructio...
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Dental health is an important public health dimension. What is the history of dental disease? What are the characteristics of teeth? What is the pattern of tooth eruption? What are the age-inducted changes? What are the clinical situations related to the health of teeth? What are the diseases specifically related to dental caries of tooth? What are...
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Captivity and imprisonment are a significant public health issue. What are the characteristics of captivity? What are prisoners' health aspects? Is substance and alcohol use prevalent in prisons? Are infectious diseases such as human immunodeficiency virus, hepatitis C, hepatitis B, tuberculosis prevalent? Are mental illnesses prevalent? What are t...
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Fingers are vital organs for humans. What is their anatomy? Their function? What are the characteristics of traumatic finger injury? Are fingers vital for human health? What are the diseases that can afflict fingers? What are the strategies of disease management? Biblical verses that deal with the human fingers are described. This research adds to...
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The hand is an important, active sense organ. Hands help humans to organize and change the environment, and most of the developments of mankind would not have been possible without hands. What are the structure and function of hands? What is the aesthetics of hands? What are the characteristics of aging hands? What are the methods of rejuvenation?...
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Nose has many functions, mainly for respiration and olfaction. What is the history of the nose? What are features of its anatomy, physiology, and function? What is the role of olfaction? What is the presbynasalis? Is the esthetics of the nose important? What are the clinical presentations of the nose? Are there any infectious pathogens associated w...
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Appropriate padding and materials for feet should be selected on the basis of indications and functional needs of the patient. Foot wear, such as protection and foot covering, needs to be compatible with the foot and the patient's functional requirements. What are the kinematic and the kinetic pattern of shoes? What are the characteristics of foot...
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Memory and forgetfulness have been viewed since antiquity from the perspectives of physical, emotional, and spiritual states of well-being, and conceptualized philosophically. What are the mechanisms of the development of forgetfulness? What are the characteristics of forgetfulness? What are the patterns in older adults? What are the clinical prese...
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All natural disasters, including earthquakes, are unique in that each affects regions of the world having different social, economic, and health backgrounds. What are the characteristics of traumatic earthquake injuries? What is the crush syndrome? What are the diseases related to earthquakes? What are the psychological disturbances? What are the...
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Walking has the potential to have a large public health impact due to its accessibility, its health benefits, and the fact that effective programs to promote walking already exist. Walking is a simple health behavior that can reduce rates of chronic disease and ameliorate rising health care costs, with only a modest increase in the number of activi...
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The sense of smell is one of the phylogenetically oldest human senses. Olfaction represents an ancient, evolutionarily critical physiologic system. In humans, chemosensation mediates safety, nutrition, sensation of pleasure, and general well-being. Factors that affect human olfaction include structural aspects of the nasal cavity can modulate airfl...
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Anger is an important social and health dimension in human life. Anger is a basic emotion, experienced by almost all human beings in response to the unwanted and unexpected behavior of others. What are the mechanisms of anger development? What are the determinants of anger? How is anger expressed in drivers? What are the health effects of anger? Wh...
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Trillions of microbes inhabit the human intestine, forming a complex ecological community that influences normal physiology and susceptibility to disease through its collective metabolic activities and host interactions. Defects in intestinal barrier function are associated with diseases of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. There is growing evidence...
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Memory is an important human health issue. What are mechanisms of memory? What is working memory? Are life events associated with memory? What is the life span of memory? What is the effect of aging? What are disorders and diseases that can be related to the impairment of memory? What are the characteristics of pediatric memory? Biblical verses re...
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Lips are important for speech production. What is the structure of the lips? What are the functional properties of lips? What are the mechanisms of speech production? Speech perception? What are the kinematics of lips? What are the characteristics of lips? What are the features of esthetic lips? How can the esthetic s of the lips be improved? What...
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Criminal behavior is a significant human problem. What are the characteristics of the first born? What are the features of aggression in siblings? Violent behavior? What are the epidemiology and the pattern of violent death? Is there an association between mental disorders and violent behavior? What are the characteristics of perpetrators of murder...
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Hallucinations are an important human health aspect. Although hallucinations occur in a range of organic and psychiatric conditions, they are not invariably a sign of illness and also occur in "normal" individuals. Evidence indicates that psychotic hallucinations lie on a continuum with normal experiences, and many more people experience hallucinat...
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Debates, arguments, disagreements, disputes, conflicts and brawls are a major public health concern. These behaviors are a component of our lives and are related to various issues. What are the characteristics of these parameters? Are these behaviors prevalent? What are the medical, and medico-legal effects of these behaviors? How do they affect th...
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Voice is an important dimension of human health. The ability to recognize people by their voice is an important social behavior. Individuals differ in how they pronounce words, and listeners may take advantage of language-specific knowledge of speech phonology to facilitate recognizing voices. What are the mechanisms of voice production? How are vo...
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Forests have historically supplied humans with timber, fuel, and forage. They have also provided goods and services associated with human physical, mental, social, and spiritual health. Given competing priorities for funding in healthcare, research on forests and health is important from a health economics perspective. What are the characteristics...
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The administration of narcotics has been used for centuries as a viable option for pain management. When administered at appropriate doses, opioids prove effective not only at eliminating pain but further preventing its recurrence in long-term recovery scenarios. What are the characteristics of narcotics? What is the mechanism of their action? What...
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The prevention of the spread of pathogens is the main aim of humans. What are the ways of transmission of pathogens? What are the strategies to prevent the dissemination of various pathogens? What is the role of face-masks? What is the history of face-mask use? Are the masks effective in reducing or even eliminating the transmission of pathogens? W...
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Pulses are the seeds of legumes that are used for human consumption and include peas, beans, lentils, chickpeas, and fava beans. Pulses are an important source of macronutrients, containing almost twice the amount of protein compared to cereal grains. In addition to being a source of macronutrients and minerals, pulses also contain plant secondary...