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It is known that teeth can protect themselves, to some extent, from attack by bacteria but that inflammation within a tooth can be damaging and, in extreme cases, lead to abscess or death of the tooth.
What makes music beautiful?
Society has long debated the contrasting advantages of monogamy and promiscuity and, in western society at least, the long term benefits of monogamy have in general won out.
Potential gender differences in clinical management are under-researched.
Ultrasound can speed the healing of fractures.
In mice, early weaning and separation from their mothers promotes long-lasting hyperactivity and anxiety .
Blood alcohol levels below the current legal limit for driving have a significant negative effect on a person's dexterity.
Less-pretty female house sparrows tend to lower their aim when selecting a mate.
Clinical depression and anxiety during pregnancy results in smaller babies that are more likely to die in infancy.
The placement of alcohol-based hand disinfectants in businesses can reduce illness and absenteeism amongst the work force.
- The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
- In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.