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Separation into parts.


1. In orthopedics, a fracture.
2. To interrupt the continuity in a tissue or electric circuit or the channel of flow or communication.


a discontinuity, e.g. the change in coat color from puppies to adults.

wool break
horizontal bands of weakness in wool or haircoats may result in a 'break' in the wool and loss of the fleece, or a significant downgrading of its value. The weakness is usually the result of a period of disturbed metabolism, e.g. a severe attack of disease, or of poor nutrition.

Patient discussion about break

Q. How do I break it to my mother that I have infantile amnesia

A. i'de let the doctor that diagnosed me with infantile amnesia to tell it to my parents, he can explains to your mother exactly what it means,treatments all sorts..

Q. What are the reasons people break their diet? Recently I passed a screen test for a movie for the main role of heroin. There were 150 people who came for the test and only 13 got selected for various roles. The director suggested all thirteen of us to go on a diet to suit our characters. We were asked to come after dieting for a month. But to our surprise none of us showed any difference. The reason was we all broke our diets. What are the reasons that make people break their diet?

A. there's an aborigine tribe in Australia that it is a custom that the women feed their men for a month every year with "all you can eat" style. they eat much much more then they are used too. after that month , it doesn't take long until they come back to their normal size. that is because the body is not fooled so easily. his has it ways to leave you in your own weight. one of them is make it very very tough to maintain diet.

Q. is there like a big break through in the field of autism therapy and approaching?

A. there is a large amount of research on Autism. Social, neurological, psychiatric etc. today because of new imagine equipment there is better understanding of how our brain works (there are much more to be revealed but still). And there are breakthroughs all the time. You can get updated about research on the subject in this site:

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The short break service run at the Bradbury Centre allows families to leave their loved ones overnight so they can have a break.
euro]e three-month pilot scheme, organised in association with the Highways Agency and Welcome Break services, will provide a unique insight into the state of the nation's tyres.
The money raised will help The Norman Laud Association provide short break services for children and young adults with special needs and Duchenne Children's Trust fund scientific breakthroughs to find a cure for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.
The PS900 will assist the Norman Laud Association in their very valuable work providing quality short break services for children and young adults with special needs and support services for their families.
The first three walks raised more than PS35,000 between them, helping to support Redcar and Cleveland MIND along with Middlesbrough's MAIN, a charity which gives children and adults on the autistic spectrum support, short break services and advocacy.
Each local authority offers different services, but they may include some or all of these: a place in a care homecare services meals on wheels short break services (respite) day care in a care home Getting these services will depend on whether the person you care for meets the local authority's eligibility criteria, which are used to decide if people are entitled to receive any services.
St Oswald's Hospice is a registered charity, which offers a wide range of services including a day hospice, lymphoedema service, an inpatient unit, complementary therapy services, a consultant outpatient clinic and specialist short break services for children and young adults.
Coffee Nation currently has 900 self-serve sites, including at Tesco stores and Moto and Welcome Break services stations.
Coffee Nation has 900 self-serve sites, including ones at Tesco stores and Moto and Welcome Break services stations.
Mr Balls has also agreed to top up funding in Sefton, Wirral and Halton by also pounds 30,000 because of an unexpected surge in demand for short break services.
Recently, travellers stopping to stretch their legs at Welcome Break services have been pleasantly surprised to find a gourmet range available in their Food Connection restaurants.
They removed a plate-glass window and unbolted the card point cash machine at Welcome Break Services on the southbound M74 near Abington in Lanarkshire.