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Paranormal
noun A Scientology term for an action intended to help a person overcome effects of past mental trauma. 

Surgery
verb To support, help or be present during an operation.

ASSIST

American Stop Smoking Intervention Study. A grassroots initiative funded by the US government, which is intended to help individuals stop smoking based on the success of methods evaluated at the National Cancer Institute.
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Scandinavian Court Assisted Living is a 19-unit assisted living facility in Denmark; Brenwood Park Assisted Living is a 46-unit assisted living facility in Franklin; Cottonwood Manor Assisted Living is a 30-unit assisted living facility in Green Bay;Madison Pointe Senior Livingis a 39-unit assisted living facility in Madison;Kenosha Senior Living is a 37-unit assisted living facility in Kenosha; and Harbor View Assisted Living is a 39-unit assisted living facility in Manitowoc;
All that said, however, many people are disappointed to learn that Medicare and Medicaid generally do not pay for assisted living.
This may also be a reflection, however, of a third problem--not one of the author's making--namely, the contradictory or incomplete nature of the available evidence concerning the assisted emigrants' condition and character.
At an approximate cost of $211 million, Five Star bought a portfolio of 47 senior living properties in seven southeastern states, consisting of a combination of 2,636 assisted living and independent living units.
Are people who seek assisted suicide choosing death or being cornered into it by inadequate national disability policy, a lack of long-term and palliative care that, in their absence, makes life so unbearable that death seems preferable to life?
To Altheim and Fine, both of whom grew up in New York, the city's notorious barriers to entry in assisted living are advantageous.
I have every confidence that we will see legalized assisted suicide for the terminally ill in this country within some of our lifetimes.
With abortion there's a clear link to sexuality issues," she explains, adding that while assisted suicide is a privacy issue as well, it doesn't have a clear connection to sexuality.
Instead, he found Sarah, an untrained and emotionally unstable volunteer for a local Hemlock Society chapter, who assisted in his suicide.
Assisted Living Locators offers "free service" for seniors and their families giving expert advice on long-term care and senior housing.
Mack: It was interesting that, at a recent national Seniors Commission hearing in San Diego, one member of the commission, a top person in assisted living, kept referring to aging in place--but, in this case, his place.
based NIC, said the median occupancy rate for stabilized assisted living properties open 24 months or more increased 86 percent during the first quarter of 2004.