- What Is a Doctor?
"Exactly what does doctor mean, and who can call himself or herself a doctor, and who can’t?
A discussion of the term and its origins and parameters follows..."
- At the doctor - Dialogues and Vocabulary List
Important words with examples
Medicine, medical supplies and tools
What to say at the doctor?
At the dentist’s
At the chemist’s
- CPR = Cardio-pulmonary resuscitation
"is an emergency procedure for people in cardiac arrest or, in some circumstances, respiratory arrest."
- GP = abbr. general practitioner
Example : "Obese visit GP more often than smokers, researchers say." (BBC)
See MORE meanings for abbreviations : GP
- STDs :
diseases (also called STDs, or STIs for sexually transmitted
infections) "are infections that can be transferred from one
person to another through sexual contact."
- Period : "Common usage refers to menstruation and menses as a
period. Aside from its biological purpose, this bleeding serves as
a sign that a woman has not become pregnant."
- At the doctor's - vocabulary with pictures - with interactive
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