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insemination

 [in-sem″ĭ-na´shun]
the deposit of seminal fluid within the vagina or cervix.
artificial insemination that done by artificial means. There are two primary types: Artificial insemination by husband (AIH) involves depositing the husband's or sexual partner's sperm from a specimen, obtained during masturbation, into the vagina, cervical canal, or uterine cavity of the recipient. Donor insemination or Artificial insemination by donor (AID) involves the same techniques but the sperm is from a donor other than the husband or partner.

AID

Abbreviation for activation-induced cytidine deaminase; artificial insemination heterologous donor (insemination).

aid

(ād),
1. Help; assitance.
2. A device that helps in the performance of an action.
[M.E. aiden, fr. O.Fr. aider, fr. L. adjutare, to help]

aid

(ād) help or assistance; by extension, applied to any device by which a function can be improved or augmented, as a hearing aid.
first aid  the initial emergency care and treatment of an injured or ill person before definitive medical and surgical management can be secured.
hearing aid  a device that amplifies sound to help deaf persons hear, often specifically a device worn on the body.
pharmaceutical aid  see under necessity.

AID

donor insemination (artificial insemination by donor).

aid

assistance given a person who is ill, injured, or otherwise unable to cope with the normal demands of life.

AID

Aid

Any device or substance which assists in an activity.

AID

Abbreviation for:
acceptable intake daily
accident/injury/damages
acute infectious disease
acute ionisation detector
Agency for International Development
American Instructors of the Deaf
anti-inflammatory drug
artificial insemination by donor (see Artificial reproduction)
Assistance and Independence for the Disabled
atherectomy imaging device
auditory information display
autoimmune deficiency
automatic implantable defibrillator

AID

1. Acute infectious disease.
2. Artificial insemination by donor. See Artificial reproduction.
3. Automatic implantable defibrillator.

AID

Abbrev. for ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATION by an anonymous donor. Compare AIH.

AID

artificial insemination by donor. see ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATION.

aid

(ād)
1. Help; assistance.
2. A device that helps in the performance of an action.
[M.E. aiden, fr. O.Fr. aider, fr. L. adjutare, to help]

aid,

n assistance; support.
aid in physiotherapy,
n an agent used by the patient to cleanse the teeth and oral tissues and provide pseudofunctional stimulation of the gingival tissues to maintain periodontal health.
aid, speech therapy,
n a restoration, appliance, or electronic device used to improve speech.
aid, visual,
n a model, drawing, or photograph used to help the patient understand proposed treatment.

Patient discussion about AID

Q. Why AID spred? and How?

A. if you mean AIDS- it spread mostly because people don't practice safe sex or sharing needles when injecting drugs. here is a nice tutorial about HIV, it is also specify the ways of infection-
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/tutorials/aids/htm/lesson.htm

Q. The HIV test came back POSITIVE! My very close friend 'Demonte'. One day in December as he was returning from a business trip, his wife met him at the airport with terrible news. During a routine pregnancy check up, her doctor had administered an HIV test along with other blood-work. The HIV test came back POSITIVE! The doctor wanted to begin administering drugs immediately but the cost of these drugs here when compared to their family income was prohibitive. I helped him with some of my savings. He already sold his favorite sentimental car to save his precious wife. Now i want to know is there any NATURAL medicine to cure this? Hope it costs less and available.

A. there are no effective natural remedy for HIV. the medications are very hard ones that try to control the virus from spreading (cannot eliminate it though). no herbal remedy or nutrition change will do that.

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References in classic literature ?
Ere long, with the servant's aid, I contrived to mount a staircase; my dripping clothes were removed; soon a warm, dry bed received me.
But it's been pretty hard to--to do it, even in red gingham, because I--I wanted him, so; and I couldn't help feeling I OUGHT to have him, specially as mother and the rest have God and all the angels, while I didn't have anybody but the Ladies' Aid.
Felix soon learned that the treacherous Turk, for whom he and his family endured such unheard-of oppression, on discovering that his deliverer was thus reduced to poverty and ruin, became a traitor to good feeling and honour and had quitted Italy with his daughter, insultingly sending Felix a pittance of money to aid him, as he said, in some plan of future maintenance.
The rioters, in their passage through the village, had menaced with their fiercest vengeance, any person who should aid in extinguishing the fire, or render the least assistance to him, or any Catholic whomsoever.
Other young children with more highly appreciated assets should consider systematic annual dispositions over a number of years, so that they can smooth income, possibly avoid or lessen the kiddie tax and eliminate assets and income from financial aid consideration.
In fact, the loans that were made to the undeveloped countries were never intended to aid the poor; they were meant to enrich a few international corporate executives and a handful of complicit people in those undeveloped countries--at the expense of the poor.
Mark Wainberg, local host board chair and director of McGill University's AIDS Centre, urged conference delegates to redouble their efforts in turning the tide against AIDS.
In addition, this requirement delays delivery of emergency food aid by an average of nearly five months.
The college desperately needed more students to survive, but its trustees were reluctant to increase the financial aid budget.
Medical aid was a saving grace for one African woman infected with HIM, according to Lorraine Vandenberg, head of underwriting for Pulz, a product of Momentum--a wholly-owned subsidiary of the FirstRand Group.
All this new red tape has not come with much new money: Between 1992 and 2002, real growth in foreign aid to Tanzania was almost nil.
This is because electromagnetic interference between the phone and the hearing aid causes buzzing or static.