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nor·mal·i·za·tion

(nōr'măl-i-zā'shŭn),
1. Bringing something into conformance with a standard or norm.
2. Reducing or strengthening a solution so as to render it chemically normal.
3. Adjusting the values in a determination to an arbitrary standard, usually by multiplying all of them by the same factor so that their total equals a value known by an independent determination.

nor·mal·i·za·tion

(nōr'măl-ī-zā'shŭn)
1. Making normal or according to the standard.
2. Reducing or strengthening of a solution to make it normal.
3. Adjusting one curve to another by multiplication of the points of the one by some arbitrary factor.
Synonym(s): normalisation.

normalization,

n use of physiologic and anatomic mechanisms in a therapeutic context to promote the body's own health restoration and homeostatic responses.

nor·mal·i·za·tion

(nōr'măl-ī-zā'shŭn)
Bringing something into conformance with a standard or norm.
Synonym(s): normalisation.

normalization,

n the act of creating a lifestyle as similar as possible to that of a nonchallenged person for a person with disabilities.

Patient discussion about normalization

Q. i dont feel normal..

A. I think everyone puts too much emphasis on the term "normal". Everyone has a different normal... What is normal for me is not going to be normal for anyone else. I think it is so important for everyone to refrain from comparing themselves to others... One will never feel normal when comparing oneself to others.

If you are feeling less than normal for YOUR normal, I am sorry to hear that you are feeling that way. Try to remember everything is impermanant and this feeling will pass. You are perfectly you!

Q. can you maintain a normal life with bipolar? I saw a movie about a man who has it and I was wondering how do people who have it manage their lives.

A. Everyone has ups and downs wether or not you have bipolar disorder. A person needs to experience a variety of moods to experience life. Different situations call for a different mood/reaction. The goal is never to eliminate a person with bipolar disorders moods, the goal is to stabilize those moods so they do not become the extream moods that a person with bipolar will experience. It is natural to cry, laugh, get angry, get frusterated etc... Treatment is to stabilize those moods so they dont escillate to suicide, excessive spending, jail etc...

Q. what is a blood test called methymalonate for and what is normal reading loss of weight no appitate copd patient

A. It's a blood test used, with homocysteine, to evaluate deficiency of vitamin B12 and folic acid, especially when interpretations of blood tests of these vitamins are borderline or problematic.

The normal range is 70 to 270 nmol/L. However, the interpretation of blood test is more complex than simple range, so if you have any questions or concerns about this subject you may want to consult a doctor.

You may read more here:
www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginfo/natural/patient-vitaminb12.html

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When asked about the events of 1915 by an Armenian journalist, Szombati said the 1915 issue has remained a difficult subject to talk about up until the present time, but lots of positive signs from both sides have been shown in politics and civil society to enhance the normalization process.
At the same time, Cohen points out that for normalization to work, it must happen in both countries, not just one.
I feel that in addressing the question of normalization, we must take the will of the majority of people who do wish to communicate and cooperate into account.
Major Finding: The recurrence-free survival rate was 81% in patients who had normalization of CA 125 after one cycle of chemotherapy, vs.
However, the real goal of normalization remains as it was in 1970, to produce correctly structured relations.
The latest revelation, however, signals that a process toward normalization will kick in ahead of realizing North Korea's denuclearization, suggesting President George W.
According to the TRC study, normalization procedures seem to increase the accuracy of microarray data.
The pace of our normalization and review of sanctions on trade and assistance following a peace agreement will be determined by Khartoum's level of effort to reform and correct human rights policies and practices.
Initiated on the Western front, the employment of cheer-up men, with their stories of overcoming physical impairment, was intended to illustrate the possibility of normalization.
Needless to say, the abductions are an extremely serious issue,'' the Asahi said, ''but we should not close the door for normalization by imposing sanctions on North Korea because of them.
Though the hawks deny it, in the long term Japanese military normalization may lead to rifts between Washington and Tokyo, notes Steven Clemons, a Japan expert at the New America Foundation.
Leading the charge into the Havana trade breach was Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), the giant agribusiness company, whose longtime CEO, Dwayne Andreas (CFR), has been very friendly to Fidel Castro and an advocate of normalization of relations with Cuba.