Skinner, H. Catherine W. Department of Geology and Geophysics, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.
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Medical geology, an emerging field of cooperative research, focuses on the interactions between earth materials and processes with human and animal health. It links geologists and other earth scientists with plant and animal biologists, as well as medical, dental, and veterinary specialists, to resolve local and global health issues.
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