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Dia·mond

(dī'mŏnd),
L. S., U.S. researcher, b. 1920. See: Diamond TYM medium.

Dia·mond

(dī'mŏnd),
Diabetes Mondiale. An international epidemiologic study of type 1 diabetes in children conducted from 1990–1999, which assessed 31,000 children in 53 countries
Conclusion The range of global variation in the incidence of childhood type 1 diabetes is larger than previously described and appears to follow ethnic and racial distribution

diamond,

n a crystalline carbon substance, the hardest natural substance known, used industrially and in dentistry for cutting and grinding.
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Bortz invites us to consider that once you've lost 70% of your fitness, symptoms begin--shortness of breath, musculoskeletal frailty, etc.
At the gathering, Jones had several drinks, but none of the people with them noticed that either Jones or Bortz was particularly intoxicated.
Bortz notes that despite the increased clinical burdens his LTC residents experience, "our family continues to enjoy caring for the elderly.
The Houston-based companies and Bortz had denied her allegations.
5 trillion industry -- who never have worked according to ERISA-fiduciary guidelines, says Bortz.
Canada-based acrylic painter Jeremy Bortz is just one artist who is flexing his artistic muscles for a cause.
Northampton Community College's mission is to create a bend with work force development," said Carolyn Bortz, dean of Allied Health & Sciences.
An unexpected phone call from Joel Bortz led to a partnership with Lake, Smit and Partners in Durban before a final return to Cape Town in 2000 to join Morton and Partners.
The Bortz Health Care chain, based in Michigan--its Traverse City facility won our 2002 OPTIMA Award--has a similar history.
The Milken Jewish Community Center in West Hills inducted figure skater Cindy Bortz into the Southern California Jewish Sports Hall of Fame on Saturday.
I don't think any producers going into the future will be able to survive solely on television productions," says Sports HD chief operating officer Matt Bortz, who is looking at platforms beyond cell phones.
My concern is that this process, like the great majority of related efforts, seems to undervalue the critical role played by physical inactivity in the obesity epidemic," wrote Walter Bortz, who identified himself as being with the Stanford University School of Medicine.