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Nursing verb To perform a venipuncture


[Shortening of for needlestick]
A colloquial term for puncture, esp. the puncturing of the skin or a blood vessel.

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Q. I was confused, is he really sticking to diet? My friend is following Fixed-menu diet which I didn’t hear before. He told that he is in diet but he is taking some of the food which he likes. I was confused, is he really sticking to diet?

A. Of course, your friend may be under diet control. I will tell you what fixed menu diet means? A fixed-menu diet provides a list of all the foods you will eat. The merits of this kind of diet are that it can be easy to follow because the foods are selected for you. However the demerit of this type of diet is that you get only few varieties of food which will make the diet boring and it will be hard to follow. If you start with a fixed-menu diet, it is easy to follow.

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Sherman Oaks Galleria representatives, Valley civic leaders and Caltrans are totally excellent for getting together and solving a major roadblock to improving the 101-405 interchange, where thousands of commuters get stuck daily.
If you use a faster connection, like ISDN, you can bring your speed up to 50 miles per hour, but you still get stuck for 20 minutes at the toll booth.
I, on the other hand, was looking for a more restful mode of snow transportation, and I'm pleased to report that I found one: It requires no gasoline; it goes at a nice safe speed; and it doesn't get stuck.