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Symbol for mannose; mannosyl.
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n. pl. men (mĕn)
1. An adult male human.
2. A human regardless of sex or age; a person.
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The official abbreviation for mannose.
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Vox populi A male human. See Hole-in-the-stomach man, Ice man, Marlboro Man, Reference man, Renaissance man, Visible Man.
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Patient discussion about man

Q. I am a man with breast cancer. Hello friends, you might have heard about breast cancer in women but here I am a man with breast cancer. Is Herceptin licensed to treat me?

A. Hi, what were your symptoms and when did you discover you had breast cancer?

Q. what are the basics products we as a humans, need to have in our diet?

A. A regular healthy diet should be comprised of a 40-50% carbohydrate (bread, rice, etc.), 30-40% protein (dairy, meat, chicken, fish) and 20% fat. Other important ingredients are fruit and vegetables, that contain large amounts of fibers and vitamins.

Q. Is there a difference between a man's diet and a woman's diet? let say for the point of it the weight the same and they are in the same age .

A. no one should have the same exact diet, you need to find what works for you and helps you achieve your goals.

the base of the diet could be the same, for example burn calories then you consume. But other wise, find what works for you.

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Earth rejoiced that hate, fear, and pain had left mankind forever.
What has happened to man's imagination and creativity where technology is concerned, however, has not happened at the same pace in the journey to maturity of mankind. The constant swing of the pendulum, if it does not contain much human drama in it, would actually be boring as a human routine.
'It also reminds us of the sacrifice we are expected to make not only for the purpose of spiritual fulfilment but also for the progress of mankind and the development of our society.
But mankind too has flourished by the interchange of cultures, the exchange of ideas, the willingness to embrace new ideas.
Speaking at a program organized by the Institute of Sustainable Halophyte Utilisation, KU, to mark World Science Day for Peace and Development, he said the day focuses on the use of science for the welfare of mankind and not for negative purposes, said a press release issued here.
'Science is such a tool that could be used for the welfare of mankind as well as destruction of mankind; it's up to the society how to use it.
ManKind Initiative say one in six men will be a victim of domestic abuse in their lifetime, while one in three of all victims of abuse are men.
Roman Catholics traditionally observe the first Sunday of the month of August as the Feast of God, the Father of All Mankind, which is celebrated as a day of consecration to God the Father.
Technology has helped in the growth and development of the mankind as a whole.
Wonder Woman is all about love and saving mankind, and this was really showcased in her solo movie, "Wonder Woman" by Patty Jenkins.
Summary: Arjun Juneja joined New Delhi-based Mankind Pharma in 2008 after