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A fixed or ideal standard; normative or mean score for a particular age group.
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Patient discussion about Norms

Q. i dont feel normal..

A. I think everyone puts too much emphasis on the term "normal". Everyone has a different normal... What is normal for me is not going to be normal for anyone else. I think it is so important for everyone to refrain from comparing themselves to others... One will never feel normal when comparing oneself to others.

If you are feeling less than normal for YOUR normal, I am sorry to hear that you are feeling that way. Try to remember everything is impermanant and this feeling will pass. You are perfectly you!

Q. can you maintain a normal life with bipolar? I saw a movie about a man who has it and I was wondering how do people who have it manage their lives.

A. Everyone has ups and downs wether or not you have bipolar disorder. A person needs to experience a variety of moods to experience life. Different situations call for a different mood/reaction. The goal is never to eliminate a person with bipolar disorders moods, the goal is to stabilize those moods so they do not become the extream moods that a person with bipolar will experience. It is natural to cry, laugh, get angry, get frusterated etc... Treatment is to stabilize those moods so they dont escillate to suicide, excessive spending, jail etc...

Q. what is a blood test called methymalonate for and what is normal reading loss of weight no appitate copd patient

A. It's a blood test used, with homocysteine, to evaluate deficiency of vitamin B12 and folic acid, especially when interpretations of blood tests of these vitamins are borderline or problematic.

The normal range is 70 to 270 nmol/L. However, the interpretation of blood test is more complex than simple range, so if you have any questions or concerns about this subject you may want to consult a doctor.

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In the social sciences, social norms research is diverse in theory, operationalization, topic, and aim.
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Thus, we designed this study to develop a robust theoretical model by integrating the crucial factors of green image, green value, and social norm in sustainable consumer behavior into the norm activation model in an environmentally responsible museum context, to compare the predictive ability of the proposed model for visitors' behavior with the original norm activation model, and to identify the mediating role of moral norm in the proposed model.
The Indian government is also expected to tighten norms on Whatsapp, which is planning to roll out its own UPI-based payments service.
The remainder of this article engages with the concept of recursivity, drawing international law theorizing on global norms explicitly into IR to explain the significance of implementation processes across varied institutional sites and the diverse interactions that these enable between the international and domestic levels.
Investigators worked with 100 children ages 9 to 15, focusing on different Hindu norms, such as the prohibition against eating beef, and Muslim norms, such as the prohibition against worshipping an idol.
"Public health is already in a position to engage multiple sectors, and that lets us move forward in changing norms and environments."
An important introductory distinction is that between legal, moral, and social norms. Legal norms are mostly written rules--laws and regulations, for instance--enforced by formal organisms (such as the State) with the authority to prosecute non-compliers (5-7).
The mean values of cephalometric variables for Pakistani adults were significantly larger than the McNamara established norms.
As an operator in the space and cyber domains, we must partner to influence norms of behavior that preserve and improve the usefulness of the space and cyberspace domains.