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1. Coming before all others in order or location.
2. Occurring or acting before all others in time; earliest.
3. Being the innermost digit, especially on a foot.

first n.
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Patient discussion about first

Q. what are the first symptoms of ADHD?

A. Mainly problems keeping concentration on one thing, hyperactivity and acting in impulsive way. These patterns of behavior may not cause significant problem until the child starts school and have to face academic challenges requiring concentration and focused work.

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Q. Who was the first person to be diagnosed with ADHD? Here is a question which I find very difficult to get an answer. Who was the first person to be diagnosed with ADHD? Take it easy to answer me my new friend. Thanks in advance.

Q. My wife is pregnant and she is now in the first trimester. Her queasiness is disturbing her a lot. My wife is pregnant and she is now in the first trimester. Her queasiness is disturbing her a lot. She calls it as morning sickness. Almost all the day she feels nauseated whether she vomits or not. But every day she will throw once to have some relief for some time. I worry that this sickness can harm the baby. She does not want to meet the doctor as she says it’s normal with everyone who is pregnant. But I am worried can anyone give some advice?

A. my advice to you is the nausea and vomiting is a common thing that happens in first trimester. but be careful if the nausea and vomiting become more often and worse, by that time you must go to a doctor to find some help and therapy. it is called hyperemesis gravidarum.

so, make sure that what happened to your wife is in normal range, and good luck with her pregnancy! stay healthy always..

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Noting that the first-past-the-post system was in use in Turkey between 1950 and 1960, Halacoy-lu emphasized that the system produced results that were very unfair in terms of parliamentary representation.
"What would happen if Strictly Come Dancing were decided on the basis of first-past-the-post, which it could be?
But if voters choose to retain the existing first-past-the-post system then PR is off the agenda for a generation.
Westminster polls are currently held using first-past-the-post, where the candidate with the most votes wins.
PETER Hain was blasted yesterday over his call to scrap first-past-the-post voting before the next general election.
The only way Gordon Brown's going to stay in power is if the Government is no longer elected on a first-past-the-post system, which is why he's now looking at a method called the third-past-thepost system.
VOTING: Westminster's first-past-the-post system can see parties having a disproportionate number of MPs compared to votes received.
Candidates selected by Nepal's political parties to contest 240 first-past-the-post seats in a Constituent Assembly to be elected April 10 are filing candidacies Monday despite obstruction by agitating ethnic parties.
While Labour lost seats, they still got far more than any other party and, as MPs are elected on a first-past-the-post basis, then similar voting patterns at a General Election would produce a Labour MP.
IT IS clear that our present first-past-the-post voting system isn't working.
In their case political awareness was soon converted into parliamentary representation, because the first-past-the-post system, too often simplistically described as 'bad for small parties', is not an insuperable obstacle for those with a geographically concentrated vote, as the nationalist vote is likely to be.
BLUE Square, the internet and telephone-betting business, belatedly launch their racecourse operations at Cheltenham today where, in a bid to get noticed in the betting ring, the company will be paying first-past-the-post from the outset, writes Graham Green.