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ice

(īs) the solid state of water occurring at or below 0°C and 1 atmosphere.

ice

(īs)
n.
1. Something resembling frozen water: ammonia ice.
2. Slang Methamphetamine.
v. iced, icing, ices

ice′less adj.
Cell biology ICE IL-1 beta-converting enzyme A cysteine protease, the activity of which is critical in the induction of apoptosis mediated by the Fas/APO-1 signal transduction receptor. See ICE-like protein
Immunology Immunocapillary electrophoresisDrug slang A regional street term for any cystallized abuse substance—e.g., cocaine, crack cocaine, methamphetamine, smokeable methamphetamine, PCP, MDM
Substance abuse The street name for a smokable, crystalline form of the psychostimulant, d-methamphetamine; IV ice induces an effect similar to IV methamphetamine, and is far more intense than that achieved orally
Complications Pulmonary edema, dilated cardiomyopathy, acute MI, cardiogenic shock, death
Vox populi Diamonds

ice

Drug slang A street term for any cystallized abuse substance–eg, cocaine, crack cocaine, methamphetamine, smokable methamphetamine, PCP, MDM Substance abuse The street name for a smokable, crystalline form of the psychostimulant, d-methamphetamine; IV ice induces an effect similar to IV methamphetamine, and is far more intense than that achieved orally Complications Pulmonary edema, dilated cardiomyopathy, acute MI, cardiogenic shock, death. See 'Designer' drug.

Irido corneal endothelial syndrome; ICE

A type of glaucoma in which cells from the back of the cornea spread over the surface of the iris and tissue that drains the eye, forming adhesions that bind the iris to the cornea.
Mentioned in: Adhesions

Patient discussion about ice

Q. could i be allergic to ice cream? I've been having stomach aches and diarrhea's lately. and it usually comes after eating ice cream. i love ice cream - it'll be a shame if I'll have to stop eating it...

A. I don't know about being allergic to ice cream, but maybe you are Lactose intolerant? i have the same problem - love ice cream, can't digest it. BUT - don't worry! you don't have to stop eating ice cream! all you have to do is take a pill that contains the enzyme that requires to digest milk half an hour before you eat and it'll be O.K! welcome to the family:)

Q. Do you think the sugar in the ice cream might have caused my fibromyalgia? I have had fibromyalgia for 14 years. For many years I ate lots of ice cream. Recently I have begun breaking out in a rash if I eat anything sweet. Do you know why sugar might cause me to break out? Do you think the sugar in the ice cream might have caused my fibromyalgia?

A. Yes, Even Bryers ice cream makes me hurt. I do much better if I avoid highly processed foods. Some nutritionals that I have found to be highly effective in keeping me pain free are:
calcium/magnesium
kelp
cod liver oil
flax seed oil
raw apple cider vinegar


Q. How does ice help a sprained ankle or other injury? While I exercise I often get sprain. I have seen many times that ice is used as a first aid for sprains. How does ice help a sprained ankle or other injury?

A. it does two helpful things- lower the pain (cold can do that) and prevent swelling. the swelling is a body normal reaction that protects the area that was injured. but we would like to avoid it because it'll strain us.

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The skating season in Shimla, which has the largest semi-natural ice-skating rink in India, begins in December and ends in February.
On their part, the participants said that Shimla is a nice place and they were enjoying learning the skills of ice-skating at the club.
He said: "The people of Coventry have really taken to ice-skating.
This is not ice but it is 97 percent close to ice-skating.
The camp has brought opportunity to many who were unable to pursue their interest in ice-skating.
Excluding the three properties for which Family Golf has signed letters of intent, the company currently owns, operates or is constructing 116 golf centers and seven ice-skating and family-entertainment facilities in 23 states and the Canadian Provinces of British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario.
ARC International Corporation intends to use the proceeds from the offering to develop its ARC Sports business, including the construction of ice-skating complexes in the United States and the expansion of its rink equipment and supply company, and to repurchase approximately $5.
Shimla, Dec 30 (ANI): Come winters and the ice-skating season the only open air natural skating rink in the hill resort of Shimla readies to welcome enthusiasts.
NEWHALL - The whole ice-skating thing started more than 50 years ago, when Don Meramble and his pal were trying to pick up girls.
In a relatively confined area, there is an ice-skating rink, guided snowmobile tours, laser tag, rentals of snowshoes and snow bikes, and a racetrack for miniature snowmobiles.
The family searched for a place to eat the night they arrived and found a food court with an ice-skating rink in the middle.
Ten-year-old Ana took one look at the ice-skating rink outside the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza on Monday afternoon and knew this was not your standard day on skates.