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confirmation

Verification of the results obtained from a screening method, using a gold-standard technique, or so-called confirmation method

Patient discussion about confirmation

Q. How can I confirm that? We have been in search for a bridegroom for the past one year and later we found one. Shockingly we heard that he is addicted to drugs. How can I confirm that?

A. It can be difficult to discern whether or not a person uses drugs if their drug use is only very sporadic. There may be no obvious pointers, unless the person actually appears to be intoxicated when you see them one time. This might mean an unsteady walk, sleepiness, hyper-activity, excessive talking, aggression . . . and so on, depending on which drug has been used. Even when a person is not intoxicated, problematic drug use nevertheless usually exhibits a few symptoms: Preoccupation, Changes in behavior, financial problems, Physical deterioration, Secretiveness, new associations.

These are just a few common symptoms which may indicate that a person is using drugs. They are not definite, as every individual and situation of drug use is different. In general, new regular drug users undergo a change in their attitudes and behavior. This is likely to be most easily noticed by other family members.

Q. Is addiction confirms alcoholism? my husband regularly takes alcohol. I am afraid whether he is addicted to alcohol….Is addiction confirms alcoholism?

A. JENNIF,check out the alcohol communitie,here------mrfoot56

Q. How come without any test they confirm that my child is having autism? my child is having autism, when they find that he is very sensitive for light, sound, taste and some other symptoms related to autism they send him to psychologist and was confirmed for autism and I was surprised to see no tests were taken for him…but for some other child they have taken....How come without any test they confirm that my child is having autism?

A. The first thing that comes to my mind is for you and your child to have testing for heavy metals in your body. You would be amazed and infuriated at what you find in your body. In a child, heavy metals, such as lead or mercury,(and there are far more than that), can affect a child's cognitive ability, behavior, and overall health.
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The last official decree on the age for confirmation, issued by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops in August 2001, states that "the sacrament of confirmation in the Latin Rite shall be conferred between the age of discretion [seven years] and about 16 years of age.
As an auditor, I discovered just how long the process can be to receive legal confirmation responses," said Payton Baran, founder of LegalConfirm.
Well-designed audit confirmation practices provide valuable third-party evidence that sheds light on financial statement assertions made by management.
Despite this trend, after seeing three nieces and nephews receive Confirmation in second grade, four in eighth grade, and three in high school, I firmly believe that Confirmation has more of an impact on youth in their teen years.
Lottery Commissioners and John Mass of Los Angeles and Loretta Doon of Belmont, who while waiting for formal confirmation provided two of three votes approving the state's participation in Mega Millions, had been scheduled for confirmation Wednesday by the Senate Rules Committee.
The disparity in age at reception had nothing to do with the availability of a confirming bishop but everything to do with fundamental confusion about what confirmation is all about.
Burke's (1991) model of the identity confirmation process (1) will be used in the current paper to conceptualize incarcerated fathers' involvement with their children since it describes the processes of identity maintenance and change as well as what occurs when these processes are interrupted.
On March 14, five conservative retired Episcopal bishops, one bishop from Brazil and 110 laypeople took part in a confirmation service in Akron, Ohio, that was held without the permission of the local diocesan bishop.
The Auditing Standards Board made recommendations to the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board in an effort to improve the confirmation process through revision to Statement on Auditing Standards No.
A church in northern Germany has issued confirmation cards entitling the parish's younger members to discounts in local shops.
Inspired by an older cousin who was being confirmed at the time, Christine began to ponder which Confirmation name she would like to adopt.
In Bank of America, the court addressed how to source letter-of-credit acceptance and confirmation commissions.