METABOLIC EQUIVALENT

a unit of measurement of energy, or heat, generated by the body. 1 MET = 50 kcal/h/nr bodily exterior. MET units are utilized to...

MONOAMINE

is a functional group of a molecule which contains only one amine (-NH3) group. Typically monoamines form larger molecules such as neurotransmitters.

MONOGENISM

is the general theory and belief that all humans present today are descended from two ancestors.

MONOTHERAPY

is the process of using a single method or treatment such as drug therapy or counselling to tackle and attempt to treat a condition...

MOOD-INCONGRUENT PSYCHOTIC FEATURES

defines delusions or hallucinations which are not consistent with either depressive and manic moods but still do typically occur during episodes.

MORAL TREATMENT

concerns the treatment of psychiatric patients in line with ethical guidelines and human guidelines. Mechanical restraints, physical punishments, bloodletting, and insanitary conditions were gradually...

MORNING ERECTION

typically occurs during the last stage of REM sleep which results in the complete erection of a males penis.

MORSICATIO LABIORUM LIP EROTICISM

is the umbrella term to describe the use of lips as a means of obtaining sexual arousal or satisfaction.

MOTHERESE

which is typically fairly simple and phonologically clear, often in a high-pitch spoken by parents or older individuals when communicating with young children.

MOTIVATIONAL FACTOR

is any factor whether that be emotional, spiritual, physiological or otherwise which propels an individual forward in an exercise or activity.

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