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BOAS

Bank of America Study. A health-intervention trial in which retirees were separated into 3 groups and health-risk assessment performed with individual feedback and self-management material sent through the mail.
 
Primary endpoint
Health risk-factor scores, self-reported healthcare utilisation, health claims experience.
 
Results
Health increased, health habits changed favourably, doctor visits and hospitalisations decreased.
 
Conclusion
Cost benefit ratio—1:6.
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Boas, a distributor of specialty products in the Netherlands, employs approximately 80 fte's and has estimated sales of NLG 70 million.
Boas then blasted the ball from just outside the penalty circle.
Boas said he didn't know Winborn was hurt from watching film.
Cardiff Youth Court heard the boy pointed the crossbow at Mr Boas after chasing his taxi down a street and kicking it, denting the bodywork and smashing a wing mirror.
At junior stores such as Contempo Casual and Rampage, you'll find feather-trimmed picture frames and mirrors, while Nordstrom has a collection of pink-feathered boas and shoes designed for little girls who like to play dress-up.
Feathers need air to breathe and retain their fluffiness,'' says Mackie, who stores all his Broadway and movie costume boas that he's designed in a giant vault at his Studio City offices.
To avoid harassment by the fashion police, she's updated her ensemble with fishnet hose and a red feather boa.
There are over 1,000 boas and pythons in Los Angeles County that are not wandering around eating pets.
Currently, 120 communities across New York are engaged in various stages of the BOA program, developing revitalization strategies, under the guidance of the New York Department of State.
CARSON -- Kebler Boas sprinted about 20 yards with his right arm in the air before being met by a handful of Necaxa players Saturday night.
While orders under Basic Ordering Agreements (BOA) are considered to be solicitations, BOAs awarded before January 1, 2004, may not have UID requirements.
Boas Carnegie Endownment for International Peace, $18.