family medicine n.
The branch of medicine that deals with the provision of comprehensive health care to individuals regardless of age or sex while placing particular emphasis on the family unit. Also called family practice.
On the other hand, the newly discovered candy-making brings a definite contribution to the family medicine chest.
She pointed to the family medicine—a box of which stood always by her bedside.
Afterwards, however, his books became a source of profit to him, and finally he became the maker and vender of a family medicine!