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alternate

/al·ter·nate/ (awl´ter-nĭt)
1. following in turns.
2. pertaining to every other one in a series.
3. occurring in place of another; acting as a substitute.

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Q. Anybody familiar with alternative treatment for ADHD?

A. We use two parallel programs for children with ADHD and all developmental problems. This also includes dyslexia, learning disability, auditory processing disorder, global developmental disorder, pervasive developmental disorder, autism spectrum, failure to thrive, etc. . .

The two programs go hand-in-hand. One is about what caused the developmental process to get stuck or sluggish. The other is about encouraging the developmental process to catch up when it is behind.

Most programs for children with developmental problems attempt to medicate or train away the symptoms. If a child is hyperactive or unfocused, doctors prescribe a medication which reduces hyperactivity or improves focus. This is often hit-and-miss and many children need to take many months for the doctor to find the correct medicine and correct dosage for the child. But these medications do nothing for the underlying cause. The developmental process got stuck and needs to be re-engaged.

From our experience, the &

Q. What are natural or alternative ways to beat depression? I keep reading about how depression is caused by 'chemical imbalances' in the brain, and it feels like I don't stand a chance at beating it without going on Anti-depressants, but I don't want to go down this route cause I'm worried about the side-effects. Can anyone suggest natural ways to beat depression that don't involve medication?

A. Here are couple of alternative ways to treat depression:
http://www.theindian.co.nz/testing/default.asp?page=509
http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/926049/top_10_ways_to_beat_depression_naturally.html

but if all of this doesn’t work- I recommend medical help. It can help you immensely. It’s much better then walking around with depression.

Q. Is there any danger in the alternative treatment of Acupuncture? I've been suffering from back pains for about 3 months now. I tried Acupuncture for the first time yesterday and was wondering whether somebody in the community tried it and have any knowledge about the success and dangerous of such a treatment.

A. Hi Justin - Thank you so much for sharing your personal experience with me. You are right, I should ask these questions. I will ask my therapist and follow your advice although the place and the therapist look good and professional to me.

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In order to bring together those constructions in which location arguments participate and show an alternating behaviour, we have made use of Beth Levin's taxonomy (1993), which presents an inventory of the alternations verbs can take part in by considering their similar semantic components together with their similar syntactic behaviours (17).
The first 2 minutes were for habituation, and the last 6 minutes for the alternation between arms.
Although the background of quality and quantity relations is not relevant in describing the inflectional patterns at final stage and instead it is important to clarify the alternations and their place within the paradigm (what alternates with what and under what conditions), for the sake of better clarity it is important to study the genesis of alternations and links between them in terms of language history.
4) Furthermore, the regularity of alternations of vowels in roots and affixes of words that are etymologically and morphologically related has been stressed by linguists like Mailhammer (2007), who attributes to ablaut functional status in Proto-Germanic, given that it can mark grammatical contrasts such as non-past vs.
Section 3 offers a description of the semantic representation of the verbs along with the structural patterns and alternations in which these predicates participate (Levin 1993).
In each trial, the frequency of alternations, the duration of exclusive dominances, and the decision time between alternations were recorded, as well as eye movements (saccades and fixations).
The differential equations of motion of the mass particles are requested for each interval of motion from impact to impact, from collision to collision, and the interval of motion when the friction force direction alternation appears associated with the direction alternation of angular velocity of motion of a mass particle, and also velocity alternation as a consequence of the mass particle impact into the angular elongation limiter and mutual impact of the mass particles.
Linguists specializing in English explore the discourse-pragmatic semantic, morphological and syntactic factors involved in English morphosyntactic alternations within a wide range of contemporary theoretical approaches.
Experts say Namibia will experience changing climate as radical alternations in weather, such as extreme dry spells and exceptionally heavy rainfall, are forecast.
CANTON A rear dormer and alternations to 30 Brecon Street.
The periodic dynastic changes and alternations in the course of imperial history in China have been discussed within the terms of this narrative model, but the earthshaking reforms and revolutions of modern and contemporary China have also sought support from it.

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