"A giant chunk of the public no longer trusts science, because scientists have not yet put epidemiology over with the social sciences and the humanities on the credibility scale. Using epidemiology, everything can both cause and prevent cancer."
I put medicine and health somewhere between the "Hard" sciences (i.e. physics, chemistry and biology) and the "Soft" sciences (i.e. social sciences, economics, politics and psychology).
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SCIENCE (from the Latin for 'knowledge') informs wisdom, reason and humanism. This is a 4-legged worldview within reality that maximizes well-being for individuals and society.