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Encyclopedia > Health effect

Health effects, health impacts or health risks are an important consideration in many areas, such as hygiene, pollution studies, workplace safety, nutrition and health sciences in general. Hygiene is the maintenance of healthful practices. ... Pollution is the release of harmful environmental contaminants, or the substances so released. ... Workplace safety is an important management responsibility in industry. ... Nutrition is interpreted as the study of the organic process by which an organism assimilates and uses food and liquids for normal functioning, growth and maintenance and to maintain the balance between health and disease. ... Health science is the discipline of applied science which deals with human and animal health. ...

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Dr. Koop - Caffeine (and its effects)- Health Encyclopedia and Reference (749 words)
Its effects can begin as quickly as 15 minutes after it is ingested.
Over the course of the study investigators tracked these individuals' cardiovascular health, including occurrence of heart attack, and then analyzed risk factors that led to recurrence.
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