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Vox populi Choice; alternative. See Point-of-care option, Quick-fix option, Triple option.
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Q. What Are the Surgical Options for Treating Obesity? I would like to find out more about the surgery that is performed on obese people for weight reduction. What surgical options are available?

A. The main two surgical approaches for obesity treatment are gastric banding and gastric bypass. Band surgery is reversible, while bowel shortening operations (bypass) are not. Here is more information about being a candidte for surgery- http://www.5min.com/Video/Weight-Loss-Surgery-To-Be-a-Surgical-Candidate-5007

Q. Snacks for kids – is there a healthy option? My 8 years-old son eats snacks every day, and although he’s not fat by any means, I still want to give him good eating habits. Do you have any idea for healthy snacks? Is there any chance he’ll give up his chocolate and coke for fruits???

A. fruit or peanut butter and jelly,peanut butter provides protein,jelly is a fruit.

Q. Anyone know what my best option would be to maintain my fitness? hello all……….I have a problem…. I live in countryside and without proper roads to run on so I have to run on a dirt mix gravel road and now during winter we get a lot of snow. Both the condition makes my jogging very difficult and my legs pain lot. Anyone know what my best option would be to maintain my fitness?

A. I have a solution a very simple one. First have a good shoe for your summer to run on those dirty and gravel roads. During winter days if you run on snow it itself will make you endurance good and if you feel with some difficulty then try some time on a treadmill and get heated up and then run on the snow. Try this……….. All the best.

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When a stock's share price is at an option contract's strike price, the option is said to be "at the money."
The crude oil option contracts on the exchange platform will complement its popular crude oil futures contracts and enlarge the crude oil product offerings on the exchange," it added.
Notice 2015-73 revokes Notice 2015-47 and specifically identifies basket option contracts and substantially similar transactions as listed transactions.
KARACHI -- The management of Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) has initiated a process to launch the index-based option contracts during second quarter of the calendar year 2016.
Ritchken and Tapiero [17] introduced the option contract to hedge against price and quantity fluctuation risks in inventory control.
Treasury and IRS noted in their joint guidance their concern that taxpayers are using basket option contracts to "inappropriately defer income recognition and convert ordinary income and short-term capital gain into long-term capital gain."
As such option contracts had been executed for 364 cars, Kawasaki Heavy has received orders for a total of 528 cars worth $1.07 billion.
"Using option contracts, clients can limit their loss and open the gain part unlimited.
It declared that the contracts (commonly referred to as 'movie futures') consist of a collared futures contract and a binary call option contract on opening weekend motion picture pevenues for the motion picture, Takers.
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X is bullish on the ABC Ltd stock and decides to buy one ABC call option contract on 3 June 2009, which expires on 25 June.
The court remarked, "So far as the contractual documents are concerned, all there is is the dairy's agreement to sell milk to the districts at a specified price that it cannot raise during the school year: in other words, a buyer's option." (9) Thus, in both Brooklyn Bagel and Modern Dairy, the court found that the contract at issue was a buyer's option contract.