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Doctor insights on: Examples Of Scientific Method In Everyday Life

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What is the meaning of scientific method?

See below: The principles and empirical processes of discovery and demonstration considered characteristic of or necessary for scientific investigation, generally involving the observation of phenomena, the formulation of a hypothesis concerning the phenomena, experimentation to demonstrate the truth or falseness of the hypothesis, and a conclusion that validates or modifies the hypothesis. ...Read more

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What is the order of the scientific method about?

Reproducibiliy: Scientific method is a process designed to allow the reproducible design of experiments so that others can confirm the data. It is the basis of scientific knowledge. Generally it requires a hypothesis (what do you want to find out), procedure (how to find it out), results (what did you find out) and conclusions (what does your research mean). Some also add a discussion for perspective. ...Read more

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Please give advice on how to do a scientific method of research?

Please give advice on how to do a scientific method of research?

In essence: That is broad but the essence is to test a hypothysis by making a test or experiment free of bias. It can get complicated, thus the field of statistics but you need a control vs an experimental group. There are whole classes on this question but better to look on wickepdia or a how to page on scientific research. ...Read more

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What s the success of modified ericsson method for gender selection of boy. My gun said 85 %. Is that accurate. I want scientific and stat based?

What s the success of modified ericsson method for gender selection of boy. My gun said 85 %. Is that accurate. I want scientific and stat based?

Sorry...: The ericsson method has no scientific basis to back up its claims. No study has been able to show that it has any validity. The only way to be sure of the gender of the baby is in-vitro fertilization. ...Read more

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Which scientific method is used for curing blindness?

Which scientific method is used for curing blindness?

Depends on the cause: There is a significant amount of research ongoing for macular degeneration, genetic studies on many other etiologies including retinitis pigmentosa. ...Read more

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What is the scientific method for kids to learn?

What is the scientific method for kids to learn?

Way of thinking: The scientific method really refers to the way of thinking, of using logic, reason and deduction to either prove a theory or reason through a problem. It's not a thing to learn, but a method in which to approach learning and problem solving, to lead to new discovery. Asking a question, formulating ideas, and using logical means and testing to confirm or disprove those ideas. ...Read more

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Doctors, please tell me how to do the scientific method?

Ethics: Should be done ethically and statistically correct under leadership of experienced investigator. ...Read more

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As suspected GP found nothing on exam for tinnitus. Prefer scientific methods, but for sth like tinnitus, if patting my head helps a little, so be it.

As suspected GP found nothing on exam for tinnitus. Prefer scientific methods, but for sth like tinnitus, if patting my head helps a little, so be it.

Try an ENT specialis: I'm unsure what the apparent typo "but for sth like tinnitus", but the "patting my head helps" sounds to me like there is fluid in your ears. If it is behind the eardrum, then decongestants MIGHT help, but I'd suggest you see an Ear Nose Throat specialist. I'm not sure what the problem is, but sometimes tubes in the eardrums help similar problems and an ENT doc would be the one to do that surgery. ...Read more

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Can everyone learn something difficult at a fast rate only they can understand? For example, learning complicated scientific equations at a fast pace.

No: Different people learn different things at different speeds. I leaned pathology and keyboard rapidly, and learned swimming and skydiving much slower than other people. There are efficient and inefficient ways to learn stuff, but if somebody is offering you a wishful-thinking "magic learning" system to master quantum physics overnight, call your district attorney. ...Read more

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There is any scientific studies, about life with nissen wrap after 20year or more? What kind complication you can have?

Long term study: Yes, and you may read it here http://www. Pcomsurgery. Org/files/articles/laparoscopicfundoplication10years. Pdf. ...Read more

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What is the scientific study of the patterns of growth in children?

What is the scientific study of the patterns of growth in children?

Epidemiology?: Your question made me think of two things - first the definition of the study of changes/diseases in a population - Epidemiology.
http://www. Who. Int/childgrowth/publications/WHO_growth_charts. Pdf
But if you want an interesting read about the history of the development of the growth charts:
http://www. Who. Int/childgrowth/publications/WHO_growth_charts. Pdf ...Read more

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What is the best resource for scientific studies of diet and disease?

What is the best resource for scientific studies of diet and disease?

Try the site below: Http://www. Choosemyplate. Gov/
this us govt website is a good starting point. ...Read more

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Do with our modern scientific mainstream medicine, that people are suffering more, not less?

Do with our modern scientific mainstream medicine, that people are suffering more, not less?

Not true: Forgive my frankness. Go to an old graveyard and see how long people used to live. Read the works of charles dickens. Look at old photos of sick people. In the developed world, the old killers -- childbirth, malnutrition, epidemic infections, diarrhea, TB -- are mostly memories. Don't buy into obvious untruths. It's not worthy of you. ...Read more

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I have a huge problem with craving unhealthy food. What is the most effective scientific way to decrease my cravings?

I have a huge problem with craving unhealthy food. What is the most effective scientific way to decrease my cravings?

Support: Breaking such a habit is often very difficult. True, your cravings may be caused by some other issues, but I would first see a Dr. Whom can hopefully get you steered in the right direction- nutritionist or even discussing your problem with a psychologist. ...Read more

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What is the scientific name of opium?

What is the scientific name of opium?

lachryma papaveris: Opium is derived from the flower pods of the poppy seed plant (papaver somniferum). Opium (lachryma papaveris) is the dried latex or sap that is extracted from tearing of the pods. Opium contains chemicals know by their own scientific name: morphine [ (5α, 6α)-7, 8-didehydro- 4, 5-epoxy- 17- methylmorphinan- 3, 6-diol)], codeine, & other alkaloids such as thebaine and oripavine. ...Read more

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What is the scientific term for porphyria?

What is the scientific term for porphyria?

Porphyria: There are nine subtypes, each different, due to deficiency of a particular enzyme. ...Read more

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What is the scientific diagnosis of whiplash?

What is the scientific diagnosis of whiplash?

See below: Cervical sprain-strain. The ligaments, tendons and muscles supporting the head in the neck have been stretched and injured. ...Read more

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What is the scientific name for the fear of blades?

What is the scientific name for the fear of blades?

Found a Couple Names: Xyrophobia: the fear of razor blades, straight razors, and/or other shaving devices, also the fear of shaving or being shaved. I also found aichmophobia: the fear of knives or other sharp objects. ...Read more

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Is there any scientific studies for advanced allergy thferapeutics?

Is there any scientific studies for advanced allergy thferapeutics?

Lots!: Summaries of most all published articles are available through http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmed : JACI, JACI in Practice, Annals of Allergy, Allergy and Asthma Proceedings, Clin and Exp Allergy - not to mention NEJM, JAMA, Pediatrics, etc. Since allergy is really immunology, there is now an explosion of research. It is a very exciting field. ...Read more

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Any upcoming and anticipated scientific breakthroughs to decrease tinnitus?

Any upcoming and anticipated scientific breakthroughs to decrease tinnitus?

Tinnitus: The most common cause of tinnitus is hearing loss. No medicines have been shown to help, but the severity can be lessened with masking the noise (background noise), using a hearing aid (if indicated) and trying biofeedback. Tinnitus can also be from medicines, stress, rarely rumors or irregular blood flow in the head. ...Read more

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What are the scientific attitudes towards abortion?

What are the scientific attitudes towards abortion?

None: There are no scientific attitudes, but only people who happen to be scientists (in this case, doctors). People have their opinions on the various issues surrounding abortion, even people who deny they have opinions. Since life only comes from pre-existing life, one issue is "When does a life begin." The big issue is, should we destroy fetuses just because we are able to, and in what circumstances. ...Read more

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What is scientific definition of mammary artery?

What is scientific definition of mammary artery?

Chest wall....: There are two internal mammary arteries (left and right). They are also known as the internal thoracic arteries and originate from the arteries to the arm, running along the inside of the chest wall. The internal mammary artery is typical used as a graft in bypass surgery. ...Read more

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Which is the scientific name for non-hodgkin's lymphoma?

Which is the scientific name for non-hodgkin's lymphoma?

Non Hodgkins lymphom: I know that our does not sound very scientific, but that is the scientific name. There are, however, numerous sub categories of non hodgkins lymphoma. These categories keep changing, though. ...Read more

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What is scientific term for a turn in the eye?

What is scientific term for a turn in the eye?

Strabismus: An eye turning in is esotropic. If the eye turns out it is exotropic. Consider an evaluation by the eye md. ...Read more

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What is the scientific name for ebola?

What is the scientific name for ebola?

Several: Ebola virus (EBOV, formerly designated Zaire ebolavirus) is one of five known viruses within the genus Ebolavirus. But I think the information of most use to you is at this site: http://goo. Gl/Nkswrt ...Read more

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What the scientific name of cyclosporiasis?

What the scientific name of cyclosporiasis?

Cyclospora infection: You can read all about this disease on the CDC website. Https://www. Cdc. Gov/parasites/cyclosporiasis/index. Html. This is a parasitic infection caused by Cyclospora cayetanensis. It causes diarrhea and stomach type symptoms. Unfortunately it can last for some time (weeks or more), so good to get evaluated by an Infectious Diseases doctor for the best treatment. ...Read more

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What scientific evidence do we have against animal fats?

What scientific evidence do we have against animal fats?

Excellent question!: Back to you. What scientific evidence do we have for animal fats? . I wish I could give you a definitive answer for and against. Recent studies have debunked the notion that all animal fats are bad for you. The association between consumption of red meat and CV disease is not clear cut. Other studies are linking consumption of animal fats to cancers. My clinical opinion follow Mediterranean diet. ...Read more