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Human biology



Human Biology: the human being as focus of studies

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Human Biology is an interdisciplinary field of study within the Natural Sciences, which has the human being as its main object of study. Being a broad and interdisciplinary area, Human Biology relates to other areas of knowledge such as Nutrition, Anthropology, Human Anatomy and Medicine.

Main subjects studied by Human Biology:

- Human Genetics

- Human anatomy

- The human being and his relations with nature

- Human Evolution (from a biological point of view)

- Evolutionary Demography

- Auxology (branch of medicine that studies human growth)

- Variations in human populations

- Biological variation with respect to climate and other elements of the environment (pollution, air humidity, influence of altitude, etc.)

- Epidemiology

- Biodemography