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adj. safer, safest
a. Free from danger or injury; undamaged or unhurt: He returned from the voyage safe and sound.
b. Not exposed to the threat of danger or harm: The children were safe at home all through the storm.
c. Usable in specified conditions without being damaged. Often used in combination: a microwave safe container.
2. Affording protection: a safe place.

safe′ly adv.
safe′ness n.


Vox populi Any activity, or element–instrument in the environment for which the risks of its use and disposal are considered acceptable


Cardiology A clinical trial–Safety After Fifty Evaluation


(sāf′tē) [ME. saufte, safety, health]
1. A practice that ensures protection from harm or injury.
2. The condition of being protected.
3. A device that prevents the unintended discharge of a firearm.
safe (sāf), adjective


Acronyn for surgery, antibiotics, facial cleanliness and environmental change. This complex of measures is a strategy for the control of TRACOMA and has been shown to be effective in endemic areas.

Patient discussion about safe

Q. What is the safe amount of alcohol? I like alcohol, but I don’t want to end up an alcoholic. Or even have the problems that come with it (liver problems etc….)

A. the best method is not too drink at all,and you wont have any problems to worry about.

Q. Is Nytol Effective and Safe? I have been under excessive stress for the past few days mainly because of my new office. I find the working conditions quite hostile mainly because I have a social anxiety disorder. I do have an individual cabin where I am isolated from others, but it is the break hours that I dread when people get together. I feel completely out of place and often times the butt of all jokes. These thoughts keep hovering in my mind all the time. I am not able to sleep and my mind keeps churning out negative thoughts all night long. Because of this my productivity at work has reduced a lot. Is there any way I can stop my mind from thinking when I go to bed? My friend recommended <a href="">nytol</a> but I am not sure if this would be effective. Please advice..

Q. If an alcoholic consumes zinc, will he be safe? Hi! While reading through the medical journal, I came to know that if an alcoholic consumes zinc, will he be safe?

A. Approximately 30%–50% of alcoholics have low zinc status because ethanol consumption decreases intestinal absorption of zinc and increases urinary zinc -


zinc is a necessary mineral you need for the immune system, brain function and other systems of the body.

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The FTC reports that each information security program must include these basic elements, but companies are allowed to select specified safeguards that are appropriate to their size and complexity, the nature or scope of their activities, and the sensitivity of the client information they maintain.
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The Safeguard Gift Certificate System virtually ends gift certificate bookkeeping problems, automatically recording each transaction as an accurate journal entry and providing an optional duplicate certificate.
The SafeGuard Enterprise Suite will be seen at Microsoft's "Contoso" presentation area at CeBIT 2007.
CONTACT: Stephanie Karpa, corporate communications manager of Safeguard Business Systems, 215-641-5028/
In 1983, Carver and his family relocated to Green Bay, and he became affiliated with management recruiters, recruiting high-level technical executives for the paper industry, until joining Safeguard in 1986.
Safeguard filed an immediate appeal of the decision.
SafeGuard Dental & Vision[R]1 is a family of companies that is part of privately held SafeGuard Health Enterprises, Inc.
Gommel joined Safeguard in 1988 as vice president of operations and, in February 1992, he was promoted to senior vice president of operations and development.
New features in the SafeGuard CryptoServer include ECC with 8000 plus signatures.
1, 1992 a $10-million cross complaint was filed against Safeguard Business Systems Inc.