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insemination

 [in-sem″ĭ-na´shun]
the deposit of seminal fluid within the vagina or cervix.
artificial insemination that done by artificial means. There are two primary types: Artificial insemination by husband (AIH) involves depositing the husband's or sexual partner's sperm from a specimen, obtained during masturbation, into the vagina, cervical canal, or uterine cavity of the recipient. Donor insemination or Artificial insemination by donor (AID) involves the same techniques but the sperm is from a donor other than the husband or partner.

AID

Abbreviation for activation-induced cytidine deaminase; artificial insemination heterologous donor (insemination).

aid

(ād),
1. Help; assitance.
2. A device that helps in the performance of an action.
[M.E. aiden, fr. O.Fr. aider, fr. L. adjutare, to help]

aid

(ād) help or assistance; by extension, applied to any device by which a function can be improved or augmented, as a hearing aid.
first aid  the initial emergency care and treatment of an injured or ill person before definitive medical and surgical management can be secured.
hearing aid  a device that amplifies sound to help deaf persons hear, often specifically a device worn on the body.
pharmaceutical aid  see under necessity.

AID

donor insemination (artificial insemination by donor).

aid

assistance given a person who is ill, injured, or otherwise unable to cope with the normal demands of life.

AID

Aid

Any device or substance which assists in an activity.

AID

Abbreviation for:
acceptable intake daily
accident/injury/damages
acute infectious disease
acute ionisation detector
Agency for International Development
American Instructors of the Deaf
anti-inflammatory drug
artificial insemination by donor (see Artificial reproduction)
Assistance and Independence for the Disabled
atherectomy imaging device
auditory information display
autoimmune deficiency
automatic implantable defibrillator

AID

1. Acute infectious disease.
2. Artificial insemination by donor. See Artificial reproduction.
3. Automatic implantable defibrillator.

AID

Abbrev. for ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATION by an anonymous donor. Compare AIH.

AID

artificial insemination by donor. see ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATION.

aid

(ād)
1. Help; assistance.
2. A device that helps in the performance of an action.
[M.E. aiden, fr. O.Fr. aider, fr. L. adjutare, to help]

aid,

n assistance; support.
aid in physiotherapy,
n an agent used by the patient to cleanse the teeth and oral tissues and provide pseudofunctional stimulation of the gingival tissues to maintain periodontal health.
aid, speech therapy,
n a restoration, appliance, or electronic device used to improve speech.
aid, visual,
n a model, drawing, or photograph used to help the patient understand proposed treatment.

Patient discussion about AID

Q. Why AID spred? and How?

A. if you mean AIDS- it spread mostly because people don't practice safe sex or sharing needles when injecting drugs. here is a nice tutorial about HIV, it is also specify the ways of infection-
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/tutorials/aids/htm/lesson.htm

Q. The HIV test came back POSITIVE! My very close friend 'Demonte'. One day in December as he was returning from a business trip, his wife met him at the airport with terrible news. During a routine pregnancy check up, her doctor had administered an HIV test along with other blood-work. The HIV test came back POSITIVE! The doctor wanted to begin administering drugs immediately but the cost of these drugs here when compared to their family income was prohibitive. I helped him with some of my savings. He already sold his favorite sentimental car to save his precious wife. Now i want to know is there any NATURAL medicine to cure this? Hope it costs less and available.

A. there are no effective natural remedy for HIV. the medications are very hard ones that try to control the virus from spreading (cannot eliminate it though). no herbal remedy or nutrition change will do that.

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References in periodicals archive ?
Yet the backdrop of emaciated, dying children and overcrowded refugee camps in East Africa suggests the problem with linking police funding and overseas aid.
I'm genuinely concerned that lots of the overseas aid budget is wasted and before the Government starts spraying even more money around you would think they would check that the money already allocated was being wisely spent - this would indicate that it probably isn't," he added.
The coalition's decision to ring-fence overseas aid while cutting public services at home has been criticised by some British newspapers.
Foreign Minister Yoriko Kawaguchi asked ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) lawmakers on Thursday for cooperation in securing a budget for overseas aid in fiscal 2003 while expressing concerns over moves to cut it by about 10% again.
But the rusting sculpture is now being auctioned to raise money for overseas aid operations.
The low Canadian contribution to overseas aid was also criticized.
The Japanese government's so-called ''grassroots'' overseas aid totaled 7 billion yen in fiscal 1999, rising 22.
Last April, the Australian Council for Overseas Aid (ACFOA) released "Trouble at Freeport," a report detailing the killing or disappearance of twenty-two civilians and fifteen alleged guerrillas in and around the mine since June 1994.
The country attracts a degree of overseas aid, although it is reportedly a difficult place in which to conduct healthcare projects.
Strongly agree 6% Strongly disagree 21% Somewhat agree 24% Somewhat disagree 25% Neither agree nor disagree 24% The overseas aid budget helps to fight terrorism.
Well, there is a quick way to resolve that problem - by stopping overseas aid.
I WOULD think the majority of people in Teesside would agree that a large chunk of the current overseas aid budget should be redirected to much needed causes here at home.