Medical science is a scientific discipline which concerns itself with disease diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.  Areas of medical science research include such areas as basic medical research, clinical medical research and experimental medical research.
Hippocrates was an early advocate of the health benefits of exercise and also nutrition. On the other hand, PZ Myers and a significant amount of other New Atheism leaders, seem to lack a full appreciation of the importance of nutritional science, exercise science and the latest findings of medical science (see: New Atheism leadership's problem with excess weight and atheism and obesity}.
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