Eight Principles

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The 8 principles that influence health care known as traditional Chinese medicine. The Eight Principles, or Indicators, are in fact 4 pairs of complementary opposites that describe the distinct qualities of the disharmony of the life force, chi (or qi) in a person
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Himachal got the 'Fastest Mover' award in the overall performance category and topped four of the eight indicators -- education, health, investment and macroeconomy -- on which each state was assessed by a panel led by economists Bibek Debroy and Laveesh Bhandari.
Egypt is marked red in all but one of the eight indicators, indicating that "freedom of association has been denied or severely restricted for everyone without any distinction.
These eight indicators can hardly measure the full range of conditions shaping the lives of newborns, but they do reflect several important aspects relating to conditions at birth.
The eight indicators used for comparison are: 1) teen births, 2) repeat teen births, 3) births to unmarried women, 4) low maternal education, 5) late or no prenatal care, 6) smoking during pregnancy, 7) low-birthweight births, and 8) preterm births.
In the coincident series, of the eight indicators available for preliminary computation, production-linked data such as industrial production and overtime work pointed to an expansion, while consumption-related data such as department store sales indicated a contraction.
I've identified eight indicators of bandwidth which apply to all people and all eight can be developed.
Out of the eight indicators measured, six scored above 75% (against four in the previous scorecard).
All eight indicators have improved during the past six months, Duy said.
Based on a comprehensive review of the open source literature in the space field and consultation with international experts, Space Security 2006 examines international developments in space security according to eight indicators, providing an overview of the concerns of military, civilian, and commercial stakeholders from around the world.
The lagging index consisting of eight indicators, used to confirm peaks or troughs in the past in the economic cycle, posted 60%, after staying below 50% for 31 months in a row, a record-long period.
The index ranks states on eight indicators of sexual health drawn from the main set of sexual health indicators used in the Sexual Health Rankings.
The Prosperity Index calculates a set of eight indicators that reveal how governments pay out in such sectors as education, health, personal freedom, security and entrepreneurship.