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program

 [pro´gram]
1. a set of organized procedures.
2. a list describing such procedures.
early intervention program a multidisciplinary approach to assess and treat the problems of children who are at developmental risk or who have handicaps. The setting of the program will vary and is often dependent on the age of the child.
independent living program a residential facility providing rehabilitative services for the individual with a disability.
twelve step p's self-help groups for people dealing with addictions, based on the twelve steps of alcoholics anonymous.

pro·gram

(prō'gram),
1. A formal set of procedures for conducting an activity.
2. An ordered list of instructions directing a computer to carry out a desired sequence of operations required to solve a problem.

program

(prō′grăm′, -grəm)
n.
1. A set of coded instructions that enables a machine, especially a computer, to perform a desired sequence of operations.
2.
a. All or part of the genetic code of a cell or organism.
b. A characteristic sequence of developmental or behavioral events in a cell or organism, often considered to result from the expression of genes.
c. A stimulus or training sequence that causes an organism to exhibit a behavior, as by conditioning.
tr.v. pro·grammed, pro·gramming, pro·grams or pro·gramed or pro·graming
1. To provide (a cell or organism, for example) with a genetic program: cells that are programmed to produce insulin.
2. To cause (an effect or action) by means of a genetic program; determine genetically: "The basic housekeeping duties that a human and a yeast cell must perform are the same and are programmed by recognizably similar genes inherited from a common, single-celled ancestor" (Nicholas Wade).

pro·gram′ma·bil′i·ty n.
pro′gram′ma·ble adj.

program

[prō′grəm]
Etymology: Gk, pro + gramma, record
a sequence of instructions, written in a computer programming language, that controls the functions of a computer.

pro·gram

(prō'gram)
1. A formal set of procedures for conducting an activity.
2. An ordered list of instructions directing a computer to carry out a sequence of operations required to solve a problem or process data.
3. A planned learning activity for patients, providers, or others involved in health care.
Synonym(s): programme.

program, programme

a planned course of action, e.g. herd health program, production program.

public program
a disease control program available to all members of the public, e.g. rabies control, tuberculosis eradication.
whole farm program
one which takes into account all of the enterprises on a farm and presents a financial accounting of the farm as a whole.

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Q. help program for infertil couple MY NAME IS ALEX AND I'M 44 YEARDS OLD AND MY WIFE IS NILDA AND SHE IS 41 YEARS OLD

A. Your infertility treatment plan will depend on the cause or causes behind your infertility. Infertility treatment also depends on whether the problem is from the woman’s side, the man’s side, both sides, or remains unexplained.The good news is that 85% to 90% of couples dealing with infertility are treated with low-tech treatments, like medication or surgery, with less than 3% being treated by Assisted Reproductive Technologies, like IVF. Of those treated for infertility, two-thirds will go onto have a baby. A common cause of infertility in women, ovulation disorders account for about 25% of female factor infertility cases. The first line of treatment for most women with ovulation problems is through medication. Fertility drugs can help a woman ovulate 80% of the time. For the full article: http://infertility.about.com/od/infertilitytreatments/a/basictreatments.htm Hope this helps.

Q. Is there a program that can pay for my ADHD medicine while i'm in college? I need my medicine in order to concentrate while in college but, i can't afford it because it's expensive and my parents aren't going to help me with college at all. I need to know if there is a program that can pay for my insurance while i'm in college so i can graduate.

A. there are student loans. As soon as you decide which school you are going to get in touch with their financial aid office and ask for help. Also, apply for every scholarship possible - Get online and research and fill out applications like crazy. Good Luck.

Q. I need some liquid diet program to reduce my weight. This is Goodday of 23 years old. I need some liquid diet program to reduce my weight.

A. Hi I’m following a liquid diet program by drinking a protein shake 3 to 4 times a day along with 3 small meals. Initially start by taking protein shake every 3 hours for a total of 4 shakes with no other foods. Do it for some time and not all days. If you follow this diet for 3 days/week then you can lose 1 pound each week on this program.

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The recycling program in Minneapolis has evolved into one of the most successful in the country.
For sales and use tax purposes, penalties will be doubled and imposed for deficiency determinations that have been based on a return filed under the amnesty program or upon any other non-reporting or underreporting that would have been eligible for amnesty.
We market heavily to recruit students into our career and technical programs and run a full program.
Establishing a shared understanding of the responsibilities, tasks, and challenges of the role; and articulating the knowledge, skills, or abilities (competencies) required for successful performance in the program manager position
Once it has been determined that an institution can and should expand its commitment to needy students, the new program must be marketed.
We send out tons of material, like a welcome letter from the program director, an equipment list of don't brings and do brings, and an itinerary of activities.
Executive education students seek a real-life context for their instruction: This classroom exercise is based on a case study prepared by Professor Kenneth Al Merchant, Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California, for use in USC's executive education program.
A higher positive number suggested that the SI program was more effective in increasing mean final course grades for participants.
The Army chose to implement the LSI concept on the FCS program because its leadership felt that "business as usual" would not work, and the LSI approach afforded many benefits that would be critical to the success of the program.
The school counseling program evaluation training was delivered as a 3-hour workshop that included a didactic presentation followed by activities designed to help counselors begin planning for program evaluations.
Slightly less than 40% of participating students receive course credit for their involvement, even though the program offers a hands-on learning experience, allowing students to interview real taxpayers, apply tax law, prepare returns and learn tax software programs.