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Regional slang for various abuse substances—e.g., heroin, cocaine.
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A male child, from birth to puberty.


A male child, from birth to age of puberty. See Bubble boy, Little boy, Tomboy.

Patient discussion about boy

Q. Is Autism mostly common for boys?

A. Autism isn't very common in the general popuylation of boys (about several cases per 100 boys), but it's 5 times more common in boys than in girls, which makes it a disease mainly of males.

Q. i want 2 date a guy but most guys try to take advantge of me but i wont let them wat do i do to get a good guy

A. get to know them first on a you and him basis, because if you bring him around your friends or family, he'll act like prince charming to win them over. also, figure out how experienced he is and if he is too experienced and if he says he can change that and you dont feel comfortable with it then end it. you need to find someone who respects you.

Q. My boy has diabetes. Recently he was diagnosed with vitiligo. What is it and what can be the reason for this? My boy has diabetes. recently he was diagnosed with vitiligo. Our doctor said that he hopes it not a polyglandular autoimmune syndrome. what is vitiligo and what does this big phrase (polyglandular autoimmune syndrome) mean?

A. Vitiligo is a pigmentation disorder and the major cause of vitiligo is the autoimmunity. Some internal factor cause the destruction of melanocytes cell which produce the melanin a substance responsible for the coloration of skin. this lack of melanin infect results in <a href="">white patch on skin</a> of hypo pigmentation.
Normally vitiligo is not related with other disease like diabetes. However a little inheritance may include in the occurence of vitiligo.

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Attorney David Boies makes an outline of his basic points and commits it to memory.
Boies added, "This commitment will define Steve's capable and inspired leadership of the ABA.
Boies is Chairman of the law firm of Boies, Schiller and Flexner LLP.
Paxson executives, David Boies of the law firm Boies, Schiller & Flexner and Harry Martin of the law firm Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth will hold a conference call on December 4th, 2001 at 11:30 a.
As the former head of Boies, Schiller & Flexner's False Claims practice area, Stone's accomplishments include recovering hundreds of millions of dollars for federal and state governments against healthcare giants Medco, Bristol Myers Squibb and Cephalon.
We are disappointed that the Court of Appeals did not dismiss the Attorney General's recently raised claims for injunctive relief, but we are confident that the action will be dismissed by the lower courts because the state cannot demonstrate that it is entitled to injunctive or disgorgement remedies against Greenberg and Smith," Boies said.
But if a statewide handcount had been their consistent message before the Florida Supreme Court (the court early on asked David Boies if he wanted one, and Boies said it was up to Bush), the court would likely have ordered it.
Mr Gore's attorney, David Boies, celebrated for taking on software giant Microsoft for the government in an anti-trust case last year, argued that last week's deadline should not bar recounts from taking place.
Boies (Russell Hornsby) is the chief resident, who conceals his softer side (naturally) with a brittle exterior.
Responding to the "AOL PC" news by Microsoft, lead government attorney David Boies said outside the courtroom, "This is a deliberate attempt to distract from the central issue at stake here which is the PC operating system.
Smalls, a lawyer with experience across law, government, politics, and philanthropy, has returned to Boies, Schiller & Flexner as a partner.